2021 WDC Winter Conference

Event Details

Friday, December 3, 2021
Friday, December 3, 2021
Milwaukee Marriott West
W231n1600 Corporate Ct
Waukesha, WI 53186

Winter Conference Information


We hope that you will consider joining us in-person on December 3, 2021.

Please let the office know if you have any questions at this time:

Email: info@wdc-online.org

Phone: 414-276-1881

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Event Description

Program Chair: Heather Nelson, Everson, Whitney, Everson & Brehm, S.C.

6.0 WI CLE Credits, including 3.0 Ethics Credits, applied for.



December 3, 2021 

8:15 - 8:55 AM
Registration & Breakfast


8:55 - 9:00 AM
Opening Remarks


9:00 - 9:50 AM
File Storage/Management and Cyber Security – Ethical and Practical Implications

Matthew Beier, Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company &

Joseph McCarthy, Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company


9:50 - 10:00 AM

Sponsored by Bell, Moore & Richter, S.C.


10:00 - 10:50 AM
What Do You Mean the Evidence Isn't Available Anymore? - The Role of Biomechanics in Vehicle Accident Reconstruction

Manuel A. Forero Rueda, SEA Limited, Inc.


10:50 - 11:40 AM
Three’s Company But Can Feel Like A Crowd: Ethical Challenges When Representing Insurers and Insureds

Brian D. Anderson, Everson, Whitney, Everson & Brehm, S.C.


11:40 AM - 1:00 PM


1:00 - 1:50 PM
First-Party and Third-Party Bad Faith

Mollie Kugler, von Briesen & Roper, S.C. &
Joshua Cronin, von Briesen & Roper, S.C.


1:50 - 2:40 PM
Planning a Pandemic Work-Cation in Montana? Beware. The Ethics of Multi-Jurisdictional Practice and the Unauthorized Practice of Law

Todd C. Scott, Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company


2:40 - 2:50 PM

Sponsored by Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Co.& Weiss Law Office, S.C.


2:50 - 3:40 PM
The Young Lawyers Committee Presents: The Substantive and Practical Aspects of Defending Your First Insurance Defense Case

Sean A. Bukowski, Nash, Spindler, Grimstad & McCracken, LLP &

Beau W. Krueger, Nash, Spindler, Grimstad & McCracken, LLP