Member Profile: Michael P. Crooks Esq.

Michael P. Crooks Esq.
Peterson, Johnson & Murray
3 S. Pinckney Street, Suite 900
Madison, WI 53703
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Tel: (608)256-5220
Fax: (608)256-5270

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ADR Services Include:

Mediation; Early Neutral Evaluation; Med-Arb


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Michael P. Crooks Esq. has substantive case experience in the following areas...

Contract Disputes
Medical Malpractice
Personal Injury
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Professional Negligence



Mike Crooks is a shareholder with the Milwaukee firm of Peterson, Johnson & Murray, S.C., and runs the Madison office. His practice includes insurance defense, medical malpractice, products liability, breach of contract, and third-party recovery.  He has held many titles, including Dane County’s Top Lawyers (2002-03, 2005 and 2007-08), Board Certified Trial Lawyer, Super Lawyer (2006-10), Best Lawyers in America (2007-2009), President of WDC (2005-2006) as well as long time WDC Board member. He was formerly Treasurer of the James E. Doyle Inn of Courts. He is a special investigator for the Office of Lawyer Regulation, was appointed Court Commissioner by Judge Markson and is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocacy (ABOTA). He is admitted to practice in all Wisconsin State and Federal Courts and the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. He is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell.


  • University of Wisconsin J.D., cum laude, 1990 
  • University of Notre Dame B.A., cum laude, 1987

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Young Lawyers Liaison between the Defense Research Institute Civil Trial Counsel of Wisconsin 
  • President, Civil Trial Counsel of Wisconsin, 2005-2006 
  • Treasurer of the James E. Doyle Inn of Courts


Hourly rate is $265 per hour split between participating parties.
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