Bill Gergen has been litigating in Dodge County, Wisconsin, and the surrounding counties, in both state and federal Courts, since graduating from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 1986. Bill is a 1983 graduate of the University of Notre Dame and a 1979 graduate of Beaver Dam High School.
Bill has had significant trial experience. He has argued successfully before the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals and the Wisconsin Supreme Court where he made new law in Wisconsin in Kruckenberg v. Harvey, 2005 WI 43, 279 Wis. 2d 520, 694 N.W.2d 879 (reversing and remanding 2004 WI App 133, 274 Wis. 2d 424, 685 N.W.2d 844).
Bill has been admitted to practice before the Wisconsin Supreme Court, the US District Court for the Western and Eastern Districts of Wisconsin and the Seventh Circuit Federal Court of Appeals. He is a member of the Dodge County Bar and the State Bar of Wisconsin.
Bill served as a member of the District 13 investigative committee for the Office of Lawyer Regulation from 1993 to 2001.
Bill has served as secretary to the Board of Directors of Kirsh Foundry, Inc. Beaver Dam since 1993.
Bill has been involved in many community service organizations including Beaver Dam Youth Football (15 years as 5th and 6th grade coordinator), Beaver Dam Community Theater (past president), Beaver Dam Lions Club (past president) and the UCPS School Board (past president). He is currently on the Endowment Committee for the ARC of Dodge County.
Bill currently drums for the Beaver Dam Area Orchestra and the Beaver Dam Community Band. In addition to music, Bill enjoys various sports.