Patricia K. Hammel

Attorney Patricia K. Hammel joined Wisconsin Judicare in November 2019 as a Staff Attorney. She works with the Civil Unit on the Community Lawyers Project, which focuses on assisting individuals with employment barriers, housing issues, and other related legal matters.

Professional Involvement:

State Bar of Wisconsin  1981-present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Legal Association for Women                                                                        
National Lawyers Guild - Madison                    
11 years
38 years
42 years

Civic Involvement:

Madison Mass Defense 8 years
Madison Action for Mining Alternatives
Foreclosure Prevention Workshops - MATC                                                       
5 years
3 years


State of Wisconsin 1981
7th Circuit Court of Appeals   
Western District of Wisconsin Federal Court                                                                


J.D. (Juris Doctor) - University of Wisconsin Law School  1980
B.A. (Bachelor of Arts) - University of Wisconsin, Madison - History 1977 

Honors & Awards:

Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney of the Month - NACBA 2009
Dane County Bar Pro Bono Award 2015