Bye, Goff & Rohde is pleased to announce that attorneys C.M. (Chuck) Bye, Steven B. Goff, and Brian F. Laule have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. All 3 of the attorneys were selected for their work in the practice of Plaintiff Personal Injury Litigation. Chuck… read more
Brian Laule, Partner at the River Falls based law firm, Bye, Goff and Rohde won the 2017 Outstanding Young Trial Lawyer Award presented by the Wisconsin Association for Justice (WAJ). Brian’s practice is exclusively devoted to handling cases on behalf of injured people, and he takes great pride in working with his clients on a… read more
Attorneys Brian Laule, Tracy Tool and Robert Parsons participated in the 17th Annual River Falls Youth Hockey Golf Tournament at Kilkarney Hills Golf Club in River Falls, WI on September 9th. All proceeds from the event benefit the River Falls Youth Hockey Association (RFYHA), a non-profit organization dedicated to providing affordable hockey programs for area youth.
Winter might be winding down, but there is still ample opportunity for snow, ice and other wintry precipitation in the Badger State, which can make for slick sidewalks, parking lots, driveways and roads. While icy conditions are dangerous for drivers, pedestrians are also at risk. In January, the La Crosse Tribune reported that numerous hospitals… read more
The River Falls High School Mock Trial team has made school history by capturing the second place title in the State Mock Trial Tournament held in Madison on March 11-12, 2017. Before this year, the highest placement at state for River Falls High School had been third place. The team won the Region 1 title in the… read more
Individuals injured in accidents sometimes ask what will happen if they lose their case. Normally, a person is allowed to pursue a particular injury claim only once. If a court case is lost, rules of procedure bar filing the case a second (or third or fourth) time. Because injury cases are civil cases, even new… read more
Chuck Bye, Steve Goff, Dean Rohde and Tracy Tool recently were named 2016 Super Lawyers, while Brian Laule was named a Rising Star. All five of these BGR partners are board certified civil trial specialists. Attorneys are nominated and rated by their peers, with only five percent receiving the Super Lawyer designation. BGR’s attorneys and… read more
On March 15, 2016, two teams from Bye Goff and Rohde participated in Ellsworth Community Charity Dodgeball Tournament. Of the eight teams participating in the tournament, the winning team got to donate the proceeds to a charity of their choice in the area from the following list: –Ellsworth School Foundation –Our Neighbors’ Place –Ellsworth Food… read more
Bye, Goff & Rohde partner, Brian Laule, lectures at the 2016 Wisconsin Association for Justice Spring Seminar on the subject of videotaping depositions for trial. Brian and other trial lawyers, including Walter Kelly and Dean Strang, addressed current topics in Wisconsin practice. The seminar was held in Green Bay.
There is no doubt the Wisconsin justice system is profoundly affected by the decisions and ethics of the Wisconsin Supreme Court. In contrast to the federal system, Wisconsin Supreme Court justices are elected by Wisconsin voters. This system affords the people of Wisconsin the right and responsibility to assure that the best possible person is… read more