Attorney French is an Army veteran having served in the Army JAG Corp (Judge Advocate General) from 1985 through 1988. While stationed at Fort Carson Colorado, Captain French was attached to the 4th Infantry Division Mechanized. His primary duty was as a trial attorney defending soldiers charged with the commission of serious crimes and violations of administrative rules. This involved trying courts-martial to military juries as well as administrative hearings.
Following his military service, Attorney French has concentrated his practice in the areas of injury law representing injured workers, social security disability claimants and victims of serious accidents. With more than 25 years of experience representing the seriously injured, he strongly believes that attention to detail, thorough case preparation and clear communication with clients as being absolutely essential in achieving the best result for the client.
50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1991
University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio, 1985, J.D.
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1981
Major: Bachelor of Science - Economics & Political Science
State Bar of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers (WATL)
National Organization of Social Security Claims Representatives (NOSSCR)
Professional Board Memberships:
Racine County Bar Association (RCBA) - Past
Wisconsin Association of Workers' Compensation Attorneys (WAWCA) - Past
Legal Action of Wisconsin - Past
St. Catherine's High School Foundation - Current
Frequent Speaker at Workers' Compensation Seminars
sponsored by the Wisconsin State Bar and other
Workers' Compensation Associations.
Past Employment Positions:
U.S. Army, Judge Advocate General Corps, 1985-1988