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Peggy A. Lautenschlager

state attorney general , former state attorney general

Peggy A. Lautenschlager, American former state attorney general. Bar: Wisconsin, United States District Court (western district), United States District Court (eastern district). Named Legislator of Year, Wisconsin School Counselors, 1992, Legislator of Year, Wisconsin Corrections Coalition, 1992.

Background

Lautenschlager, Peggy A. was born on November 22, 1955 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Milton A. and Patsy R. (Oleson) Lautenschlager.

Education

Bachelor, Lake Forest College, 1977. Juris Doctor, University Wisconsin, 1980.

Career

Private practice attorney, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1981-1985. District attorney Winnebago County Wisconsin, 1985-1988. Member Wisconsin State Assembly, Fond du Lac, 1988-1992.

United States attorney (western district) Wisconsin United States Department Justice, Madison, Wisconsin, 1992—2000, 2006. Attorney general State of Wisconsin, 2003—2007. Partner Lawton & Cates, South Carolina, 2007—2009.

Of counsel Bauer & Bach LLC, since 2009. Former member Governors Council on Domestic Violence, Madison, State Elections Board, Madison. Board directors Blandine House, Inc., Mahala's Hope, Inc., ASTOP, Inc., National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League Wisconsin.

Board advisors Emerge Wisconsin.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin, United States District Court (western district), United States District Court (eastern district).

Membership

Active Democratic National Committee, Washington, 1992-1993. Committee Wisconsin, 1989-1992. Member Wisconsin Bar Association, Dane County Bar Association, Fond du Lac County Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, house renovation, sports, cooking.

Connections

Married Rajiv M. Kaul, December 29, 1979 (divorced December 1986). Children: Joshua Lautenschlager Kaul, Ryan Lautenschlager Kaul. Married William P. Rippl, May 26, 1989.

1 child, Rebecca Lautenschlager Rippl.

father:
Milton A. Lautenschlager

mother:
Patsy R. (Oleson) Lautenschlager

spouses:
Rajiv M. Kaul

William P. Rippl

children:
Joshua Lautenschlager Kaul Lautenschlager

Ryan Lautenschlager Kaul Lautenschlager

Rebecca Lautenschlager Rippl Lautenschlager