Herrick & Hart News and Updates

Chippewa County Pit Bull Attack Results in Six-Figure Judgment

A recent Chippewa County case resulted in a six figure judgment for a client of Herrick & Hart.  The horrific injuries in the case were inflicted by a pit bull.  Although many owners will come to the defense of the breed, the pit bulls' "hold and shake" biting style cause them to inflict tremendous bone and muscle damage when they bite.  Pit bulls along with…

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Kevin Dague joins Herrick & Hart

Herrick & Hart welcomes Kevin Dague to the firm.  Kevin joins the firm as an associate attorney.  Kevin went to undergraduate at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire.  He attended law school at Marquette University.  He will begin his practice in the area of personal injury and business law.

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Herrrick & Hart Wins Case at Wisconsin Supreme Court

The lawyers of Herrick & Hart have won a major case at the Wisconsin Supreme Court.  In Miller v. Carroll, the Wisconsin Supreme Court affirmed the Court of Appeals and held that a new trial should be ordered in a family…

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Jay Heit - The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 in Wisconsin for 2020

Herrick & Hart attorney Jay Heit has been named Top 100 Trial Lawyer for the State of Wisconsin by the The National Trial Lawyers for the year of 2020.  The National Trial Lawyers is a professional organization composed of premier trial lawyers from throughout the country.  Heit…

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Herrick & Hart is Open

In this unique time, we wanted to let you know that Herrick & Hart remains open.  The legal services we provide are considered essential to maintaining a just and fair society.

If you have a legal question or concern, you should feel free to contact us during regular business hours.

We only ask during this time that you schedule an appointment before coming to the office.

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Best Lawyers®

Herrick & Hart, S.C. has been named a Tier 1 firm in Eau Claire for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs and Tier 3 firm in Eau Claire for Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants by US News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firm" in 2020.



Allison Shepard has joined the Board of Directors for Literacy Chippewa Valley. Literacy Chippewa Valley is a community-based literacy organization that offers adults the opportunity to gain the skills they need to make a better life for themselves and their families. Her term on the Board will last for three years.

West Grand Avenue is Back Open

After a springtime of construction, West Grand Avenue is back open for traffic.  Herrick & Hart looks forward to being part of the West Grand Avenue business community for many years to come.

Vietnam Veteran

Herrick & Hart attorney and Vietnam veteran David Rice quoted in an article about the Vietnam War.


Allison Shepard Named to Board of Directors

Allison Shepard has been named as Vice-Chair to the board of directors for the Eau Claire Public Arts Council.  The Council will select, manage and place public art throughout the Eau Claire community.  Allison's term on the Council will last for two years.  

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Lawyer Profiles: Personal Injury

Meet our specialists in the areas of Personal Injury, including injury as a result of defective products, animal bites or attacks, slips & falls, wrongful death, and more.

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Lawyer Profiles: Family Law

Meet our specialists in the areas of Family Law, including divorce, paternity, adoption, child support, custody, and more.