MIDDLETON, WI (WTAQ) - Wisconsin attorneys have a new leader.
Patrick Fiedler was sworn in Wednes night as the new president of the State Bar Association.
The ceremony took place in Middleton, where the bar’s Board of Governors met.
Fiedler has been a Dane County circuit judge, state Corrections Secretary, U.S. Attorney for the western half of Wisconsin, and an assistant district attorney in Waukesha County.
He’s currently a partner at Axley Brynelson, specializing in litigation and alternatives for resolving disputes.
Fielder will serve a one-year term as the bar’s president. He replaces Kevin Klein of Phillips.