PRACTICESGovernmental & Municipality Law & Litigation
Insurance Coverage Opinion, Analysis, & Litigation
- Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
- University of Iowa
- B.S., Political Science and Business Administration
- Illinois, 1997
- Wisconsin, 1997
Dismissal with Prejudice – Civil Rights in Remote Learning Environment
Alison M. Harrington and Cara M. RafanelliMarch 2023
BVH obtains dismissal with prejudice in favor of police officer in a case alleging violation of plaintiffs’ civil rights when officer responded to a well-being check on a minor observed playing with a handgun during a remote learning class.
Agreed Voluntary Dismissal after filing of Motion to Dismiss
Alison M. Harrington and Fritz V. WilsonDecember 2016
BVH secures a voluntary dismissal of client after filing a Motion to Dismiss
Punitive Damages Disallowed - Dog Attack
Alison M. Harrington, Fritz V. Wilson, and Timothy P. PetersonApril 2015
BVH obtains a favorable ruling disallowing a claim of punitive damages in a case alleging significant injuries from a dog attack.
Summary Judgment - Animal Control Act
Alison M. Harrington and Fritz V. WilsonAugust 2014
BVH obtains summary judgment in the defense of dog owners in the case where Plaintiff alleged a dog attack led to severe and permanent injuries.
Jury Verdict - Consumer Fraud and Warranty
Alison M. Harrington and Fritz V. WilsonDecember 2012
BVH obtains defense jury verdict in a case alleging Defendant car dealership sold Plaintiff a vehicle after misrepresenting mileage and warranty terms.