Welcome to the WIWD

Welcome to the website for the
United States District Court for the
Western District of Wisconsin

Court Information

Chief U.S. District Judge
James D. Peterson

U.S. District Judge
William M. Conley

U.S. District Judge
Barbara B. Crabb

U.S. Magistrate Judge
Stephen L. Crocker

Clerk of Court
Peter Oppeneer

United States District Court
120 N. Henry St., Rm. 320
Madison, WI 53703
Phone:  608-264-5156
Fax:  608-264-5925

Google Map

ECF Help Desk:
866-241-7123 or

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CST

News & Announcements

Tue, 04/18/2017
The court has increased the size limit for any one PDF document from 10 Mb to 35 Mb. Please be aware that CM/ECF may time out if a user attempts to upload multiple attachments at the same time, each approaching the limit of 35 Mb. More »
Mon, 04/17/2017
The court has updated its policy on electronic transcripts of court proceedings. More »
Thu, 03/30/2017
The United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin invites summer legal interns and new associates from southern Wisconsin to attend an orientation program at the United States Courthouse, 120 North Henry Street, Courtroom 250, Madison, Wisconsin, on Thursday, July 20, 2017, b...

Pro Bono Honor Roll

The attorneys listed below are recognized for their service in representing indigent plaintiffs in 2015-2016.  Please see the complete list of attorneys recognized for their contribution.

Dillon Ambrose Brandon Lewis
David Anstaett Deborah Meiners
Joseph Brydges Michael Mishlove
James Burrows Michael Modl
Louis Butler Kerry Mohan
Andrew Clarkowski Mark Nomellini
Randall Crocker Jeff Scott Olson
Laura Davis Edward Pardon
Andrew DeClercq Adam Prinsen
Andrew Dufresne Erin Rome
Bobby Earles Joseph Russell
Timothy Edwards Serene Sahar
Andrew Erlandson S. Edward Sarskas
Fred Gants Megan Senatori
Patrick Greeley Paige Stradley
Mark Hancock Michelle Umberger
Kendall Harrison Jeffrey Ward
Yingtao Ho Wendy Ward
Stephen Howe Monica Wedgewood
Patrick Koenen Emily Wessels
Lissa Koop Bryan Whitehead
James Law Sarah Zylstra


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