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Charles Bryan Palmer

Contact: (262) 956-6518
Law School: Marquette University Law School
Jurisdictions: Wisconsin
Wisconsin 1990
U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit 1997
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin 1990
U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin 1990


About Charles Bryan Palmer
Chuck Palmer is the Managing Partner of Michael, Best & Friedrich's Waukesha, Wisconsin office. His primary practice areas are Labor and Employment Law, OSHA defense, fire, explosion and safety related litigation, and construction law. He is co-chair of the firms construction practice group. He is the author of Wisconsin Workers Compensation Law, a Handbook for Employers. He is on the Board of Directors for the following organizations: Wisconsin Underground Contractors Assn., Wisconsin Council of Safety, Make A Wish Foundation. An example of one of his published opinions can be found at:
Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law
  • Energy, Oil and Gas
  • Gov & Administrative Law
  • Workers' Compensation
Additional Practice Areas
  • Fire and Explosion Litigation
  • Labor Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Wisconsin 1990 
U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit 1997 
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin 1990 
U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin 1990 
Professional Experience
Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich
Owner, Palmer & Finerty, S.C.
Krukowski & Costello, S.C.
Marquette University Law SchoolJ.D. (1990)
Honors: Marquette Law Review
Activities: Student Bar Association Vice President
Details: Member, Marquette Law Review
University of WisconsinB.S.Economics
Activities: University of Wisconsin Marching Band
Details: Madison
Professional Associations
Member, Wisconsin State Bar


Website: Website


N19 W24133 Riverwood Drive
Waukesha, WI 53188
Telephone: (262) 956-6518
Fax: (262) 956-6565
Fax: (262) 956-6565