The Dane County Bar Association’s Delivery of Legal Services committee has been working on launching a new website that can help connect Dane County residents who cannot afford market-rate legal assistance to community organizations that provide low or no-cost legal services. This referral system, titled “Community Lawyer,” assists our community members in three ways: Click title to see more.

First Thursday of every month. 1632 West Main Street in Sun Prairie

David Friedman is the 2018 recipient of the “Harvey L. Wendel Service Award,” given to a member of DCBA who has demonstrated exemplary service to the legal profession and community. The award is named in honor of its first recipient, Harvey Wendel.  David has served on the DCBA Board almost continuously for the past more than 20 years and has been the Association Treasurer and Chair of it's Finance Committee since 2002.  He will cease to be called our "Treasurer for Life" when his term expires in May of 2019.

Each year the award recipient’s name is added to a plaque on display outside the DCBA Room in the courthouse.

Dane County Basic Estate Planning Clinic is a program to help low-income individuals prepare basic estate planning documents.


End your week by relaxing and socializing with fellow members of the bar over refreshments and light snacks.  Fridays at 4 events are sponsored by the DCBA and hosted on a monthly basis by area law firms.  Watch for these events in the calendar of up coming events on our home page.
Would your law firm like to host a Fridays at 4 event?
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