Useful Online Resources for Clients and the Public
Perhaps you have a legal question or just want to know more about a particular area of law and do not know where to start. It may seem difficult to call up your attorney and begin asking questions without a little background first. Today we will discuss some useful online resources for clients and members of the public who want to learn more about Wisconsin law.
The State Bar of Wisconsin’s website is an excellent place to stay up to date on legal developments in the state. The website also features a section geared towards the public. This section includes general information about the relationships between attorneys and clients and answers to commonly asked legal questions. Here is a link to the main page: https://www.wisbar.org/Pages/default.aspx
The Wisconsin Statutes are a useful resource if you want to find a specific law or want to know more about the laws that govern our state. There are many chapters, so if you are looking for something specific be sure to take note of all chapters that might have useful information. The statutes can be found online here: https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/statutes/statutes .
The Wisconsin Circuit Court Access website allows the public to research past and current circuit court cases in the state. This can be useful if you are engaged in litigation and need more information about your case and the court’s progress. Access the website here: https://wcca.wicourts.gov/ .
The Wisconsin Court System provides resources for those looking for information on state-wide court information. This is a great place to look if you want timely updates and publications on recent court developments. Access the Wisconsin Court System website here: https://www.wicourts.gov/ .
The Winnebago County website provides county specific procedures and information. While the website contains much more information than just Winnebago County Circuit Court information, the link to information about the courts is conveniently located on the front page through the “Courts” link. Other counties in the area have similar websites. Try searching online using the name of the county you want to find and “website.” The search should produce many helpful links. Click this link to access the Winnebago County website: https://www.co.winnebago.wi.us/.
If you haven’t found the information you are looking for using these links, we have several other useful online resources on our website. You can access a full list of them here: https://kellybrandlaw.com/resources .
Now that you are familiar with a few online resources for background information about Wisconsin law, you may have specific questions about your situation. Contact an attorney at Kelly & Brand, Attorneys at Law, LLC for sound legal advice tailored to your unique circumstances.