Attorney William T. Curran

Trial, Business and General Practice Lawyer

Bill Curran has general recognition for his trial skills, especially in business and personal injury trials, but his work also includes real estate, estate planning, municipal, probate and trusts.

The Personal Side

experienced attorney William CurranBill is married to Joelle and together they have two sons. He enjoys outdoor activities. On the lighter side, Bill was recently the South Central Irishman of the Year as tribute to his humor and indoor social skills.

Contact Mauston attorney William Curran today at (608) 847-7363.

Areas of Practice:

Municipal Law, Personal Injury and Other Tort Law
50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:

Wisconsin, 1975
U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin, 1975
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1975
U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit (Chicago), 1984

Peer Review and Recognition

AV® Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
American College of Trial Lawyers, 2001
*Admission to the College is by invitation only and is limited to the top 1% of all lawyers in the state having a minimum of 15 years trial experience and having passed peer review of the nominee's experience, skill, ability and ethical standards.
"Super Lawyers", (repeat selection), as published by Milwaukee Magazine.


J.D., Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, WI, 1975
B.S., Business Administration, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI,

Positions Held

Curran, Hollenbeck & Orton, S.C., Mauston, WI., attorney, 1975 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

Wisconsin Bar Association
     • Litigation, Business Law, General Practice Sections
     • Governor District 7 (nine counties): 2009-present
Governor's Advisory Council on Judicial Selection
     • Statewide Member: 1987 - 2001
     • Chairman: 1992-2001
     • Presided over the screening process by which the Governor appointed Circuit Judges,
        several Court of Appeals Judges and 3 State Supreme Court Justices.
Federal Judges Nominating Commission, statewide: 2001 - 2008
Greater Sauk County Community Foundation - Director: 2008 - present
Mediator chosen by other attorneys to preside over settlement of Civil Trial Claims: 1995 to present
Trustee of three charitable foundations and several private family Trusts
Mauston Area Development Corporation - Director and Officer
Sauk County and Juneau County Bar Associations


Various Estate Planning Seminars, Presenter
Wisconsin Bar Association Annual Convention Speaker