Association Members

Law School and Law Alumni Association Mission Statements

The Marquette University Law School embraces the broader University's Mission as "the search for truth, the discovery and sharing of knowledge, the fostering of personal and professional excellence, the promotion of a life of faith, and the development of leadership expressed in service to others." In short, Excellence Faith Leadership and Service.

The purpose of the Law School Alumni Association, in turn, is to further the mission of the law school, and to support positive alumni relations, by:

  • Acting as official ambassadors of the law school.
  • Assisting with recruiting students.
  • Mentoring and advising students related to their legal studies and careers
  • Encouraging students and alumni to accept pro bono projects and supporting such projects.
  • Providing select continuing legal education programs for alumni.
  • Encouraging and supporting student and alumni networking.
  • Recognizing and honoring distinguished alumni.
Hon. David Borowski

Hon. David Borowski, L'91

Dave is a Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge.

Jake Reis, L'03

Vice President/President-Elect
Jake Reis, L'03 (Green Bay & Fox Valley representative)

Jake is a shareholder at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.

Janet Protasiewicz, L'88

Immediate Past President
Hon. Janet Protasiewicz, L'88

Janet is a Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge.


Listing of Alumni Association Board Members
Jesica Ballenger, L'10

Jesica Ballenger, L'10

Jesica is an Assistant District Attorney with the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office.

Christopher P. Banaszak, L'94

Christopher P. Banaszak, L'94

Christopher is a shareholder at Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC.

Rachel Bernstein, L'12

Rachel Bernstein, L'12

Rachel is the Manager of Community and Hospital Development at Wisconsin Donor Network, part of BloodCenter of Wisconsin, Inc.

David Bourne

David Bourne, L'88

David is a partner at Quarles & Brady, LLP.

Colleen Boyle

Colleen Boyle, L'13

Colleen is an attorney at First American Title Insurance Co.

Steven M. DeVougas, L'07

Steven M. DeVougas, L'07


Brittany Grayson

Brittany Grayson, L'11

Brittany is an Assistant District Attorney at the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office.

Lynne Halbrooks

Lynne Halbrooks, L'88, (DC representative)

Lynne is a partner at Holland & Knight

William E. Hughes, L'80

William E. Hughes, L'80

Bill is shareholder at Husch Blackwell S.C.

Jonathan R. Ingrisano

Jonathan R. Ingrisano, L'99

Jonathan is a member of the Godfrey & Kahn SC Litigation Practice Group (Milwaukee office).

Eric Lalor

Eric Lalor, L'03

Eric is a shareholder at Boyle & Fredrickson, SC.

Jeffrey J. Liotta

Jeffrey J. Liotta, L'87

Jeff is a partner at Husch Blackwell LLP (Waukesha Office).

Ashley Merritt

Ashley Merritt, L'07

Ashley is Associate Counsel at Safway Group Holding LLC, Waukesha, Wisc.

Chad Novak

Chad Novak, L'06

Chad is Vice President, Underwriting Counsel – Midwest Region for Alliant National Title Insurance Company.  He is the Minneapolis Representative.

Arthur Phillips, L'06

Arthur Phillips, L'90

Arthur is a business lawyer and special counsel with Foley & Lardner LLP.

Jessica Reginato

Jessica Reginato, L'06

Jessica Reginato is a shareholder at von Briesen & Roper SC.

John Rothstein, L'79

John Rothstein, L'79

John is a partner of Quarles & Brady LLP and chair of its Fiduciary, Probate. and Trust Litigation Group. 

Brian Smigelski, L'87

Brian Smigelski, L'87

Brian is a shareholder at DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C.

Sherry Terrell-Webb, L'95

Sherry Terrell-Webb, L'95

Sherry is in-house counsel for LindenGrove, Inc. 

Matthew Torbenson

Matthew Torbenson, L'04

Matthew is an attorney for the Milwaukee District Attorney Office.

Donald J. Wall

Donald J. Wall, L'77

Don is Counsel to the Circuit Executive for the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. He is the Chicago Representative.

Elizabeth Westlake, L'00

Elizabeth Westlake, L'00

Elizabeth works in Commercial Operations Contracting at GE Healthcare.

Danielle White, L'11

Danielle White, L'11

Danielle is a Contracts Manager and Counsel at Rockwell Automation.

Antonique C. Williams, L'05

Antonique C. Williams, L'05

Antonique is the owner of the Law Office of Antonique C. Williams.