Mary K. Wolverton

Milwaukee Office

Areas of Practice/Concentration

  • Catastrophic Injury Defense
  • Health Care Professional Liability


  • Marquette University Law School J.D., 1978
  • Michigan State University B.A., 1971

Professional Affiliations

  • Wisconsin Supreme Court Planning and Policy Advisory Committee, 2008-Present
  • National Conference of Women's Bar Association, President, 2000
  • Member, Speaker's Task Force on Medical Malpractice Reform, Wisconsin Legislature, 2005
  • Member, Civil Trial Counsel of Wisconsin, President, 1992-1993
  • Defense Research Institute, State Chairman, 1993-1996
  • International Association of Defense Counsel
  • Wisconsin Society of Healthcare Risk Managers, Board of Directors, 1997-1999
  • Member, Joint Legislative Councils Special Committee on Discipline of Health Care Professionals, 1998-1999


  • All Wisconsin State Courts
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin

Professional Achievements

  • AV rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Selected for Inclusion in Wisconsin Super Lawyer 2007-2009, 2011, 2012
  • Listed in "The Best Lawyers in America" (Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury)
  • Law Clerk to Justice Connor T. Hansen of Wisconsin Supreme Court, 1978-1979
  • Sievert Outstanding Defense Bar Leader Award from Defense Research Institute, 1993
  • Association of Women Lawyers, Mentoring Award, 1999