Judges

This page lists the current judges of the Dane County Circuit Court in order of their branch number. Judges participate in a rotation plan with regard to case assignment. New rotation orders go into effect August 1st of odd-numbered years. See our case assignment page for more information.

General Information

Dane County Courthouse
Room 1000
215 S Hamilton St.
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: 608-266-4311
Fax: 608-267-8859
TTY: Relay 7-1-1

Branch 1

Honorable Susan Crawford
Room: 4105
Zip: 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4231
Fax: (608) 267-4153
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Branch 2

Honorable Josann Reynolds
Room: 7105
Zip: 53703-3291
Phone: (608) 266-4234
Fax: (608) 266-4079
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Branch 3

Honorable Valerie Bailey-Rihn
Room: 8107
Zip: 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4235
Fax: (608) 266-4080
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Branch 4

Honorable Everett Mitchell
Room: 6109
Zip: 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4351
Fax: (608) 266-4062
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Branch 5

Honorable Nicholas McNamara
Room: 8105
Zip: 53703-3292
Phone: (608) 266-9095
Fax: (608) 266-4080
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Branch 6

Honorable Shelley Gaylord
Room: 5105
Zip: 53703-3289
Phone: (608) 266-4321
Fax: (608) 267-4151
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Branch 7

Honorable William Hanrahan
Room: 8109
Zip: 53703-3288
Phone: (608) 266-4700
Fax: (608) 266-4080
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Branch 8

Honorable Frank Remington
Room: 4109
Zip: 53703-3292
Phone: (608) 266-4325
Fax: (608) 267-4153
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Branch 9

Honorable Richard Niess
Room: 5109
Zip: 53703-3289
Phone: (608) 266-4009
Fax: (608) 267-4151
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Branch 10

Honorable Juan Colás
Room: 7103
Zip: 53703-3291
Phone: (608) 266-4460
Fax: (608) 266-4079
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Branch 11

Honorable Ellen Berz
Room: 5103
Zip: 53703-3292
Phone: (608) 266-4377
Fax: (608) 267-4151
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Branch 12

Honorable Jill Karofsky
Room: 4103
Zip: 53704
Phone: (608) 266-4194
Fax: (608) 267-4153
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Branch 13

Honorable Julie Genovese
Room: 8103
Zip: 53703-3289
Phone: (608) 266-4186
Fax: (608) 266-4080
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Branch 14

Honorable John Hyland
Room: 7107
Zip: 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4200
Fax: (608) 266-4079
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Branch 15

Honorable Stephen Ehlke
Room: 7109
Zip: 53703-3291
Phone: (608) 267-2517
Fax: (608) 266-4079
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Branch 16

Honorable Rhonda Lanford
Room: 6105
Zip: 53703-3290
Phone: (608) 267-1566
Fax: (608) 266-4062
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Branch 17

Honorable Peter Anderson
Room: 6103
Zip: 53703-3290
Phone: (608) 266-4937
Fax: (608) 266-4062
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