Forrest O. Maki
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Forrest Maki is an experienced trial attorney and represents both plaintiffs and defendants in accident and injury trial cases. He has over 30 years of experience in a broad range of cases, trying over 100 jury trial cases to verdict, and has handled appeals to the Wisconsin Supreme Court. He has been an "AV" rated attorney (highest rating available) by Martindale-Hubbell since 1996. The rating verifies a lawyer's ability, expertise and experience based on confidential recommendations by other lawyers and judges.
Forrest received his Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan Technological University and his law degree from Valparaiso University. He has lived and practiced in Douglas County and northwest Wisconsin his entire career. He is licensed to practice in all Wisconsin State and Federal Courts as well as the United States Supreme Court.
In addition to handling accident and injury cases, Forrest also represents clients in contract, insurance, banking, real estate and various litigation matters and frequently serves as a mediator. He is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Defense Counsel and the Wisconsin Association For Justice.
- Wisconsin, 1974
- U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1974
- U.S. Supreme Court, 1979
- Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana
- Michigan Technological University, Houghton, Michigan,
Major: Business Administration
Honors and Awards
- "AV" Rated, Martindale Hubbell, 1996 - Present
Professional Associations and Memberships
- State Bar of Wisconsin
- Douglas County Bar Association
- Wisconsin Defense Counsel
- Wisconsin Association for Justice
- May 5, 1947, Wakefield, Michigan