Author Archive for Danielle Bergner

Home Rule Begins At Home

Thursday, November 29th, 2012
Category: Constitutional Interpretation, Constitutional Law, Public, Wisconsin Law & Legal System | No Comments »

In Wisconsin, the Home Rule Amendment to the Wisconsin Constitution grants cities and villages the power to determine their local affairs and government, subject only to the constitution itself and ... Read more »

Counselor at Risk: Does Specialization Threaten the Attorney’s Function as Counselor?

Friday, November 9th, 2012
Category: Legal Education, Legal Ethics, Legal Practice, Public | No Comments »

Many law firm shingles still read “Attorneys and Counselors at Law.”  Each term carries with it a distinct meaning and independent importance in the legal profession.  Do we risk marginalizing ... Read more »