Frank Daily Appointed to Three-Year Term on Wisconsin Judicial Commission10/24/12
MILWAUKEE, WIS. - The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Frank J. Daily, a retired senior partner in the firm's Milwaukee office, has been appointed by the Wisconsin Supreme Court to serve a three-year term on the Wisconsin Judicial Commission.
"A fair and impartial judiciary is one of the cornerstones of our democratic society," Daily said. "I am privileged and honored to serve in a capacity that addresses such an important cause."
Daily is a retired senior partner of the firm's Product Liability, Toxic Tort and Personal Injury Litigation Practice Group. He has specialized in the trial of major product liability cases and has represented numerous manufacturers on a regional and national basis. He has tried various product liability jury cases representing both plaintiffs and defendants in both state and federal courts throughout the country. Daily has lectured extensively on product liability law and trial practice subjects at Marquette, Wisconsin and Harvard Law Schools, and is past president of the Marquette University Law Alumni Association. He is a member of the Circle of Champions at the University of Alabama and serves on the board of trustees of the University of Alabama School of Law and has been a member of the Executive Committee of the President's Councils at Marquette University and Wake Forest University, where he also served on the Law School Board of Visitors. He is a former co-chairperson of the Discovery Committee of the Litigation Section of the American Bar Association, and has participated in numerous seminars on product liability and trial techniques sponsored by the ABA and various state bar associations across the country.
Daily earned both his law degree, cum laude, and his undergraduate degree, cum laude, from Marquette University. He is a lifetime member of the American Law Institute and the Wisconsin representative on the Lawyers Committee of The National Center for State Courts.
About the Wisconsin Judicial Commission
The Wisconsin Judicial Commission's task is to enforce high standards of judicial behavior, both on and off the bench, without compromising judicial independence. It strives to maintain public confidence in the judiciary by providing a forum for the expeditious and fair disposition of complaints of judicial misconduct or disability. Judicial conduct organizations like the Wisconsin Judicial Commission exist in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. The Commission has nine members, including one Court of Appeals judge, one Circuit Court judge, and two attorneys all appointed by the Supreme Court; five non-lawyer members are appointed by the governor with Senate confirmation. The Commission meets bi-monthly or as needed.
About Quarles & Brady LLP
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