WAJ Members Making a Difference - Attorney Amy M. Risseeuw
Peterson, Berk & Cross- Appleton, WI
Amy first joined Peterson, Berk & Cross as a paralegal in 2000, and returned to the firm as an attorney in 2005. A graduate from the University of Wisconsin Law School, Amy practices in the personal injury section.
Amy uses her foreign language skills in communicating with Peterson, Berk & Cross’s Spanish-speaking clients in all of the firm’s practice areas. She is a member of Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers and American Association for Justice.Amy has authored articles and given seminar presentations on developments in case law and other legal matters.
While a law student, Amy worked part-time as a personal injury law clerk, served as Secretary to the Moot Court Executive Board, and was an Articles Editor for the Wisconsin Law Review. Amy received her law degree cum laude in May of 2005, and returned to Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C., to begin her practice in the personal injury section.
Amy at Lawrence University - Mock Trial Coach