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Lawyer

JEFFREY LEAVELL, American Lawyer, Partner of CAPWELL AND BERTHELSEN, specializing in the field of Civil Trials. Insurance, Malpractice. Products Liability, Toxic Torts, Labor and Securities Litigation. Corporation. Governmental, Probate, Real Estate and Tax Law.

Background

Leavell, Jeffrey was born on March 24, 1958 in Anderson, Indiana, United States. Son of R. Lee and Betty Leavell.

Education

University of Chicago (Bachelor of Arts, with honors, 1980). University of Wisconsin-Madison (Juris Doctor, cum Iaude. Law Clerk to Honorable Martha J. Bablitch, Wisconsin Court of Appeals, 1983-1985.

Career

Judicial clerk, Wisconsin Court Appeals, Madison, 1983-1985; associate, Capwell-Berthelsen, Racine, Wisconsin, 1985-1988; partner, Capwell-Berthelsen, Racine, Wisconsin, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • "Appellate Review: Choosing and Shaping the Proper Standard," Wisconsin Bar Bulletin 14, April 1987. "Changing Standards of Appellate Review," Wisconsin Bar Bulletin 25, May 1987. "Recovering your Environmental Cleanup Costs," Wisconsin Lawyer 16, May Former Chairman, State of Wisconsin Dentistry Examining Board.

Membership

Board of directors Spanish Center, 1985-1987, Racine Mutual Housing Association, since 1986, Center Community Concerns, since 1987, Alliance for Mentally Ill, since 1987. Public member Wisconsin Dentistry Examination Board, since 1986, president, 1989-1990. Member American Bar Association, Wisconsin Bar Association, Racine County Bar Association, Civil Trial Counsel Wisconsin.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, tennis, swimming.

Connections

father:
R. Lee

mother:
Betty Leavell