Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Rebecca Frank Dallet sworn into office

Madison, Wisconsin - August 7, 2018

Justice Rebecca Frank Dallet was sworn into office as the newest justice on the Wisconsin Supreme Court during a formal ceremony in the Assembly Chambers at the State Capitol on Monday, Aug. 6. Former Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Louis B. Butler administered the Oath of Office. Additional information about Justice Dallet can be found here.

Before winning election to the Supreme Court, Dallet served as a Milwaukee County Circuit Court judge, a position she was first elected to in 2008 and was re-elected to in 2014. She remained on the circuit court bench until she officially took office on the Supreme Court, effective Aug. 1. Dallet replaces former Justice Michael J. Gableman, who did not seek re-election.

Dallet previously served as presiding Judicial Court Commissioner for Milwaukee County, from 2007 to 2008; an assistant district attorney in Milwaukee County, from 1996 to 1999 and again from 2002 to 2007; and as special assistant U.S. Attorney from 1999 to 2000. She has also served on the Wisconsin Judicial Conference’s Criminal Jury Instruction Committee and has been an adjunct law professor at Marquette University Law School since 2005.

In 2012, Dallet served on the Wisconsin Legislative Council’s Special Committee on Supervised Release. She is a graduate of Ohio State University and Case Western Reserve University Law School.

Dallet’s term on the Supreme Court runs until July 31, 2028.

Tom Sheehan
Court Information Officer
(608) 261-6640

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