Beth Ann Richlen

Attorney Beth Ann Richlen joined Wisconsin Judicare in 2008 as a civil unit staff attorney.  She eventually took on the additional role as Development Director.  In August 2015, she was promoted to Civil Unit Manager/Development Director.  In September 2018, she was promoted to Deputy Director and continues taking cases as a staff attorney.  Attorney Richlen's practice focuses on public benefits, Social Security, health insurance, consumer, and landlord/tenant law.

Professional Involvement:

State Bar of Wisconsin, Public Interest Law Section - Past Chair  
State Bar of Wisconsin, Legal Assistance Committee - Member  
State Bar of Wisconsin, Leadership Development Committee - Member           

Civic Involvement:

Wisconsin Access to Justice Commission, Public Awareness Committee - Member         
Marathon County Emerging Lawyers Division  
Randlin Adult Family Homes - Advisory Board Member  
University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents - Regent 2003-2005


United States District Court - Western District of Wisconsin           
State of Wisconsin  2006


Wisconsin Judicare, Inc., Wausau, WI - Staff Attorney & Development Director   2008-Present
SeniorLAW - Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc., Milwaukee, WI - Staff Attorney      2006-2008
Center for Patient Partnerships, University of Wisconsin Law School - Patient Advocate   2005-2006
ABC for Health, Inc. - Legal Intern   2005-2006
Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups - Fellowship   2005


J.D. (Juris Doctor) - University of Wisconsin Law School           2006
B.A. (Bachelor of Arts) - University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point - magna cum laude (Political Science, French, and German)   2003

Honors & Awards:

Named 2011 Up and Coming Lawyer by Wisconsin Law Journal.   2011
Victor Temkin Award   2004
Albertson Medallion (Highest University Honor for Leadership, Academic Achievement, & Community Service)            2003