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Bob Isacson Receives Wisconsin Law Journal’s “Unsung Heroes Award”

Milwaukee — The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Bob Isacson, office administrator of the firm's Milwaukee office, has been recognized as one of Wisconsin Law Journal's "Unsung Heroes."

The "Unsung Heroes Award" honor the support staff and non-attorney timekeepers who work hard behind the scenes for local attorneys and play a significant role in contributing to the success of law firms.

Isacson has served as the office administrator for 15 years and coordinates activities and operations for all members in the Milwaukee office. He is known for his creativity in problem solving, can-do attitude and his effectiveness in engaging and developing those that he works with. For example, his admin management team is mostly comprised of long-term employees who were promoted into leadership roles and developed by Isacson.

Isacson was nominated by Milwaukee office managing partners Kevin Long and Katya Zelenovskiy for his work when the office closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and transitioned to a remote workplace. Isacson successfully maintained continuity of essential functions during the transition and provided outstanding client services despite all of the changes and disruptions caused by the pandemic. Additionally, he oversaw the reopening of the office and ensured it was as safe as possible.