MILWAUKEE Ė Sherry D. Coley, of Milwaukee-based Godfrey & Kahn
S.C., has been elected chairperson of the State Bar of
Wisconsinís Board of Governors.
Coley is one of the youngest to receive this honor, according to
a company statement. The Board of Governors manages and directs
the affairs and activities of the State Bar of Wisconsin. A term
is one year, the statement said.
Coley is a member of the law firmís Green Bay office. She
focuses her practice on the representation of business/employer
interests in a variety of employment and commercial disputes,
including financial services litigation, real estate
foreclosures and work-outs.
Coley also defends manufacturers in product liability actions
involving personal injury, wrongful death and property damage,
according to the statement. She received her bachelorís degree,
magna cum laude and with honors, from Drake University and
earned her J.D. from Marquette University Law School.
Godfrey & Kahn has more than 180 lawyers with offices in
Milwaukee, Madison, Appleton, Green Bay, Waukesha and