The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin will be closed on Thursday, November 27, and Friday, November 28, 2014, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Lou Jones Breakfast Club

Each meeting will be held the second Tuesday of each month from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. in Room 190 in Milwaukee. You are welcome to participate via videoconference at the District Court in Green Bay, the Bankruptcy Court in Eau Claire, Trustee Tom King's office in Oshkosh and at the Law Offices of Godfrey & Kahn in Madison.

Information about upcoming topics and CLE credit is listed below.

If you have questions about the Lou Jones Breakfast Club, including CLE credit issues, please contact Paula Bartels: 414-290-2660 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Archived Outlines and Audio Recordings

If you have suggestions for topics, speakers, or to volunteer to present a topic, contact Attorney Ryan Blay.


Please Note: In the event of inclement weather, if the Milwaukee Public Schools are closed, the meeting will be canceled and rescheduled for a later date.  

November 18, 2014 (Note: this is the THIRD Tuesday)  - Supreme Court Year in Review and Preview of Next Term - Pete Blain and Tom Shriner

11-18-2014 - Outline

December 9, 2014 - Ethics in Bankruptcy - Mark Metz and Olivier Reiher

January 13, 2015 - Credit Reports and Scores after Bankruptcy: Myths, Legends, and Maybe a Little Truth - Judge Margaret D. McGarity

More dates and topics to come...