Court of Appeals


photo of Judge Gary E. ShermanJudge Gary E. Sherman

Court of Appeals – District IV
10 East Doty Street, 7th Floor
Madison, WI  53703-3397

Current term expires July 31, 2020.

Career history
Appellate Judge, Court of Appeals - District IV (appointed May 2010); Wisconsin State Legislature, 74th Assembly District (1998-2010); Minority Caucus Vice Chair (2003, 2005); Attorney, Private Practice (1990-2010); U.S. Air Force (1973)

Law-related activities
Former president, State Bar of Wisconsin (1993); American Law Institute; former president, Ashland-Bayfield Counties Bar Association; Red Cliff Bar; Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; State Tribal Justice Forum

Birth date/place
May 5, 1949; Chicago, Illinois

UW-Madison, B.A. (1970); UW Law School, J.D., cum laude (1973)

Canoeing, kayaking, bicycling, and swimming

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