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 PSKD Paralegal Judy Felker Named Paralegal of the Year

December 6, 2019 (Milwaukee) Judy Felker, a Paralegal at Milwaukee's Pitman, Kalkhoff, Sicula and Dentice, S.C. (PKSD), was honored today by the Wisconsin Association for Justice (WAJ) as the 2019 Paralegal of the Year.

Judy has worked with plaintiffs exclusively since 1987 and served many years as an office manager. Throughout these years, Judy has demonstrated superior and extensive experience and knowledge of various aspects of personal injury law.

As a paralegal she has worked on various claims and cases, including medical malpractice, products liability, mass torts, nursing home abuse and general liability matters (including auto and truck accidents).

Throughout her career she has served as a paralegal in complex litigation cases involving multiple defendants and various unique claims. There have been instances when Judy has aided her colleagues through complex, multi-week trials. She has also taught and assisted other paralegals with whom she has worked.

"One of Judy's greatest strengths is her ability to relate to clients. She is able to help them through what can be a difficult process, listening to their concerns and counseling them where appropriate. Simply put - she is the best of the best," said Attorney Angela Dentice, with whom she has worked for over three decades.

About the Paralegal of the Year Award

The Paralegal of the Year Award is presented to a paralegal that has consistently demonstrated knowledge of the law, perseverance in their cases and to their attorneys' clients, superior paralegal skills and whose commitment and overall attitude is an inspiration to other paralegals. Paralegals perform crucial work in helping their law firms get justice on their clients' behalf. We hope that this award will help to bring well deserved attention to the crucial role that paralegals play in our civil justice system. Judy is the 4th annual recipient following the award's creation in 2016.

About WAJ: The Wisconsin Association for Justice was founded in 1957. As the largest statewide voluntary bar association, its mission is ensuring a fair and effective judicial system and the protection of the Constitutional right to a civil jury trial.


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