Kristen E. Lonergan grew up in Appleton, Wisconsin before making Wausau her home. As an undergraduate student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Kristen studied Political Science, Sociology and Environmental Studies. Kristen graduated in 2010 from the University of Wisconsin Law School.
Kristen is a compassionate advocate who is willing to put in the time to get to know you and your case so that she can effectively fight for a fair result. Since graduating from law school, Kristen has gained significant experience representing injured plaintiffs in personal injury litigation. At Crooks, Low & Connell, Kristen is handling cases in a wide range of areas, including criminal defense; family law; employment law; worker’s compensation; social security disability and personal injury, including car accidents, wrongful death, slip and falls, dog bites and insurance coverage disputes.
Kristen is admitted to practice law in the State of Wisconsin and the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin. She is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin where she is heavily involved in the statewide high school mock trial program as a case writer, Advisory Committee member and judge. Kristen is also an active member of the Wisconsin Association for Justice, serving on the Board of Directors, participating in the Women’s Caucus, serving as the Women’s Caucus Mentoring Committee Chair, and participating in the New Lawyers Section as immediate Past-Chair. She has given many presentations and authored articles discussing various aspects of the law. Super Lawyers named Kristen to the Wisconsin Rising Stars List in 2012, 2014 and 2015. Kristen is a “Superb” rated attorney by AVVO. She was also named an Up and Coming Lawyer by the Wisconsin Law Journal in 2012.
Kristen has been living and working in Wausau since 2011, and is an active member of the community. She is the President of the Board of Directors of Kids Voting USA of Marathon County, and she also serves on the Board of Directors for the Marathon County Child Development Agency (Head Start).
Kristen and her husband love living in Wausau with their young child and dog. Kristen’s interests include spending time with family and friends, participating in the many community activities Wausau has to offer, supporting local farmers, enjoying music and exploring the outdoors.
Call Kristen today at (715) 842-2291.