Pat Sullivan represents professional healthcare providers, including doctors, dentists, nurses, nursing homes, and other long-term care facilities in malpractice claims and in matters pending before professional licensing boards.  His experience includes successful jury trials in numerous counties throughout Wisconsin and in Federal Court, as well as hearings representing healthcare professionals before the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services.  

Practice Areas

  • Long-Term Care Defense (Nursing Homes, Assisted Living, Adult Group Homes, RCACs, Hospice)
  • Dental Malpractice Defense
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Professional Licensing Board Defense
  • Professional Healthcare Liability Defense (Nurses, Chiropractor, Therapists)
  • Employment Law (Discrimination) Defense
  • Real Estate Brokers And Agents Liability
  • Insurance Defense


Admitted

  • State Bar of Wisconsin, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit, 1984
  • Wisconsin Supreme Court, 1984
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1998


Education

  • Marquette University, J.D., cum laude, 1984
  • Columbia University, M.A., 1977
  • Tufts University, B.A., 1976


Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar Association of Wisconsin
  • American Bar Association
  • Civil Trial Counsel of Wisconsin
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Wisconsin Healthcare Association
  • Wisconsin Center for Assisted Living
  • Wisconsin Assisted Living Association


Recent Published Decisions

  • Estate of John King v. Kramer, et al., 680 F.3d 1013 (7th Cir. 2012)
  • Stinson v. City of Milwaukee, et al., 799 F.3d 833 (7th Cir. 2015) Petition for rehearing en banc granted.


Awards and Recognitions

  • St. Thomas More Scholar
  • Member, Marquette University National Moot Court Team
  • Wisconsin Super Lawyers (2006 and 2007)
  • Leader in the Law (2016)
  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Best Lawyers in America 2015 and 2016
  • Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” 2017



Founding Partner
111 W. Pleasant St, Ste# 110
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Direct Line:  (414) 223-1720
Facsimile:  (414) 223-1199
Email: psullivan@s-s-law.com



SIESENNOP & SULLIVAN LLP  | 111 W. Pleasant Street, Suite 110 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53212 | Phone: 414-223-7900  | Fax: 414-223-1199

W. Patrick Sullivan