Hurley Burish and Stanton, SC Attorneys at law

2023 Best Lawyers® in America Selections

Hurley Burish, S.C. is proud to announce the following awards: Andrew W. Erlandson was named Best Lawyers® 2023 Litigation-Construction Lawyer of the Year, Madison, WI. As well as selection on The Best Lawyers in America 2023 Edition – Commercial Litigation. Marcus J. Berghahn was named Best Lawyers® 2023 Criminal Defense: White Collar Lawyer of the […]

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2021 Wisconsin Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Hurley Burish, S.C. is proud to announce that we have seven attorneys selected to the 2021 Wisconsin Super Lawyer and Rising Stars list. Congratulations to Attorney Stephen Hurley, Attorney John Mitby, Attorney Marcus Berghahn, Attorney Andrew Erlandson, Attorney Jonas Bednarek, and Attorney Patrick Fiedler. A special congratulations for Attorney Peyton Engel on being selected to […]

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HB Attorneys Named to 2022 Best Lawyers List

Hurley Burish, S.C. is proud to announce that we have several attorneys named as 2022 Best Lawyers in America. -Patrick J. Fiedler: Arbitration and Mediation -Mark D. Burish: Business Originations, Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law -Andrew W. Erlandson: Commercial Litigation and Litigation-Construction -John C. Mitby: Commercial Litigation, Litigation-Construction, Litigation-Municipal, and Mediation -Marcus J. […]

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Sexual Orientation Discrimination in Employment: A Landmark Seventh Circuit Decision Holds Federal Law Now Applies

By: Attorney Andrew Erlandson Email: Phone: 608-257-0945 On April 4, 2017, the United States Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals released its opinion in Hively v. Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana, No. 15-1720, 2017 WL 1230393, in which the Court ruled, 8-3, that federal anti-discrimination law, commonly known as Title VII, prohibits employment discrimination […]

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Emotional Support Animals and Federal Housing

Emotional Support Animals and Federal Housing: Rights and Responsibilities in an Emerging Area of Law Authors: Attorney Andrew W. Erlandson & Law Clerk Elizabeth L. Spencer Phone: (608) 257-0945 Email: For years, service animals have been widely accepted by housing providers and other public accommodations for their obvious benefits to individuals with physical disabilities. […]

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Technology and the Enforceability of Restrictive Covenants

Authors: Attorney John C. Mitby, Attorney Andrew W. Erlandson, and Law Clerk Elizabeth L. Spencer Phone: 608-575-4077 Email: Wisconsin law generally disfavors the enforcement of restrictive covenants. However, there has been a trend in the opposite direction. Recently in BMO Harris Bank N.A. v. Lailer, No. 16-CV-545-JPS, 2016 WL 6155997 (E.D. Wis. Oct. 21, […]

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Insurance Coverage of Fracking – Related Claims : Drilling Down in Mostly Uncharted Territory

By: Andrew W. Erlandson Office: 608-257-0945 Direct: 608-310-5546 John C. Mitby Office: 608-257-0945 Direct: 608-310-5556 Recent seismic activity in Texas and a steady uptick in gas prices during 2Q 2015 have returned hydraulic fracking to the nation’s front pages. Fracking activities – and fracking-related litigation – have proliferated during the last decade, but […]

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