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Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd. Attorneys Named 2019 Super Lawyers


Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd. Attorneys Named 2019 Super Lawyers Several attorneys at the Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd. were recently named 2019 Super Lawyers. Attorney John D. Claypool was recognized in the Top 50 list for the state of Wisconsin and Attorney Kevin Lonergan was named to both the Top 50 list and the Top 10 list for the state of Wisconsin. In addition, the entire Personal Injury team was named to this year’s Best Lawyers list.

The 2019 Super Lawyers who were named from Herrling Clark Law Firm include the following attorneys: Michael S. Siddall, John D. Claypool, Robert B. Loomis, Kevin Lonergan, Richard T. Elrod, Greg P. Curtis, Charles D. Koehler, and Paula A. Hamer.

The 2019 Rising Stars attorneys are: Kristen S. Scheuerman and Kyle J. Thelen.

The Personal Injury Team is made up of the following attorneys: Kristen S. Scheuerman, John D. Claypool, Michael S. Siddall, Kevin Lonergan, and Richard T. Elrod.

Super Lawyers is a directory featuring detailed profiles of attorneys across the United States who exhibit excellence in their practice areas. Their comprehensive lists can help potential clients begin and narrow their search for an experienced lawyer. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The patented selection process includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations.

John concentrates his practice in the area of personal injury litigation. He is board certified by the National Board of Trial Advocates. In addition to having tried over 100 cases before juries, John has settled cases in excess of $3 million. He is frequently asked to serve as a mediator in personal injury cases. John was rated by an international service as having high to very high legal ability and very high ethical standards as established by confidential opinions of the Bar in Northeast Wisconsin.

Kevin is recognized within the legal community for handling complex litigation matters for clients with catastrophic injuries and for clients who have lost loved ones. He has a reputation for successfully trying million or multi-million dollar cases in which the jury verdicts exceeded the insurance companies’ pre-trial offers of settlement. In addition to being rated 10 out 10 by AVVO, Kevin has previously been named the top personal injury and products liability lawyer in the Fox Cities area, and he has been rated one of the top trial lawyers nationally.

Attorney Kevin Lonergan Accepted Into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)


Attorney Kevin Lonergan Accepted Into the American Board of Trial Advocates Attorney Kevin Lonergan of the Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd. was recently accepted into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). Kevin is the past-President of the Herrling Clark Law Firm in Appleton, Wisc.

The ABOTA is a national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges. ABOTA and its members are dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the civil jury trial right provided by the Seventh Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. ABOTA is an invitation-only organization. Members must have at least five years of active experience as trial lawyers, and must have tried at least 10 civil jury trials to conclusion and possess additional litigation experience. Members must also exhibit the virtues of civility, integrity and professionalism by following the ABOTA’s Code of Professionalism and Principles of Civility.

Kevin has been named to the Super Lawyers list of the top 50 lawyers in the state of Wisconsin on multiple occasions. In 2015, he had the distinct honor of being named Wisconsin’s “Trial Lawyer of the Year” by the Wisconsin Association for Justice. Kevin is a Wisconsin Law Foundation “Fellow,” an honor bestowed on only 2.5 percent of all practicing lawyers.

Attorney Adam Bernander Joins Herrling Clark Law Firm


Attorney Adam Bernander Joins Herrling Clark Law FirmAttorney Adam D. Bernander recently joined the Herrling Clark Law Firm in Appleton, Wisc. Adam joins the Firm’s family law practice, focusing on divorce cases, maintenance and child support claims, property division disputes, and issues involving child custody and placement. Bernander has more than 14 years of experience that will benefit individuals facing divorce, separation, or familial matters.

A Fox Valley native, Bernander grew up in Green Bay, Wisc. He earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee and his Juris Doctorate from Marquette University Law School, where he graduated with honors. Upon graduation, he served as a law clerk to judges in the Brown and Outagamie County Circuit Courts and later took a position with the Brown County Child Support Agency as a staff attorney before being promoted to Supervising Attorney.

Attorney Robert B. Loomis Becomes President of Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd.

Appleton, WI July 3, 2019

Attorney Robert B. Loomis Becomes PresidentAttorney Robert B. Loomis became President of Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd. on July 1. He succeeds Kevin Lonergan who served as President for the past four and a half years.

Robert B. Loomis is a senior shareholder with the Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd. His legal concentration is in the areas of divorce, post-divorce, and family law. Robert is certified as a family law trial advocacy specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He has also been consistently named to the Super Lawyer list, which places him in the top 5 percent of all attorneys in Wisconsin.

In addition, Robert practices as a family law mediator who has successfully mediated many complex, high-stake family law cases. He completed the comprehensive Family Law Mediation program with the University of Wisconsin – Madison Division of Continuing Studies.

Herrling Clark Law Firm Earns 16th Straight Post Crescent Readers' Choice Honor

Appleton, WI June 24, 2019

Best of Valley 2019For the 16th consecutive year, Herrling Clark Law Firm, Ltd. has received the Post Crescent Readers' Choice Best of the Valley – Law Firm award. The Appleton publication's annual honors celebrate the best in local services, restaurants, shopping, and entertainment, chosen by readers throughout the Fox Valley area.

"We have an incredible team of people, and our lawyers are often recognized for their accomplishments, trial skills, and service, but being named the best law firm in the Valley is the most meaningful and humbling accolade there is," Herrling Clark President Kevin Lonergan said.

Herrling Clark, Ltd. traces its roots back to 1959, when attorney Don Herrling began a law practice in downtown Appleton, when the city was surrounded by cornfields. Herrling's goal was to provide elite-level, big-city-quality legal services to the local community. That commitment to client service has remained a pillar of the firm in the six decades since its inception.

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800 North Lynndale Drive
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Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd. is located in Appleton, Wisconsin, and serves clients in Fox Valley, Outagamie County, Brown County, Door County, Kewaunee County, Manitowoc County, Sheboygan County, Fond du Lac County, Calumet County, Winnebago County, including Appleton, New London, Clintonville, Neenah, Oshkosh, DePere, Fond du Lac, Sheboygan, Manitowoc, Kewaunee, Sturgeon Bay, Marinette, Neenah, Chilton, Menasha, Shawano, Waupaca, Wausau, and Green Bay, Wisconsin.
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