Brenna M. Wildt, Associate

Biography

Brenna Wildt is a member of the Labor & Employment Group who provides advice and counsel to employers and human resources professionals in all aspects of labor and employment law.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Brenna has been a trusted advisor for clients navigating the impacts of COVID-19 on their business operations and employees. She has provided guidance on remote workforce policies, procedures and training; employee safety; reductions in force, furloughs and layoffs; family and medical leave due to coronavirus or childcare interruptions; ADA accommodations; and return to work issues, including temperature testing and social distancing in the workplace.

Brenna represents employers of all sizes across a wide range of industries with issues involving the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and other federal, state and local fair employment and anti-discrimination issues. She also prepares and negotiates employment contracts and agreements, creates or reviews internal policies and procedures, and provides training on topics of interest to management and employees on a host of labor and employment law topics. Additionally, Brenna assists higher education institutions with preventative strategies and policy reviews to ensure compliance with Title IX and various other federal and state laws.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • Marquette University Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2019)
    • Marquette Law Review, Technology Editor
    • CALI Awards: Healthcare Fraud and Abuse; Perspectives on the Right to Vote
    • Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society
    • Marquette Law School Pro Bono Honors Society
  • Saint Louis University (B.A., magna cum laude, 2014)
    • Major: English, Minor: Spanish
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Scholar
    • Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin
  • Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • Western District of Wisconsin

Professional and Civic Activities

  • State Bar of Wisconsin (Member)
  • Milwaukee Bar Association (Member)
  • Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinics (Volunteer)