David G. Ress
David G. Ress represents and advises clients in a variety of areas, including civil defense litigation, worker's compensation, and appellate issues. Prior to joining Bell, Moore & Richter, David practiced at a civil litigation firm in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
David is a member of the Wisconsin Defense Counsel, the Dane County Bar Association, the Wisconsin Association of Worker's Compensation Attorneys (WAWCA) and the State Bar of Wisconsin. He is also a barrister in the James E. Doyle Inns of Court. David was recently recognized as one of Wisconsin's 2016 "Up and Coming" lawyers by the Wisconsin Law Journal, and was selected for inclusion as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2018 to present.
David received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2007, and graduated cum laude from Marquette University Law School in 2011. While at Marquette Law School, he was a student intern for Justice N. Patrick Crooks, and selected to compete in the 2011 National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition in White Plains, New York.
David was born in Wausau, Wisconsin, and lives in the Madison area with his family. In his spare time, David is an avid sports fan and enjoys reading. He has been a Big Brother in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program since 2011.
2020 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Announced
Bell, Moore & Richter, S.C. is pleased to announce their firm's Super Lawyers and Rising Stars of 2020. Super Lawyers: Ann Emmerich, Patricia Putney, David McFarlane, John Moore, Ward Richter and Sheila Sullivan. Rising Star: David Ress. (Read More)
U.S. News - Best Lawyers® Announce 2021 “Best Law Firms” Ranking
Bell, Moore & Richter, S.C. has been recognized by U.S. News & Best Lawyers® as a Madison Metropolitan "Best Law Firm." "Firms are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers."
David G. Ress - New Shareholder at BMR
Bell, Moore & Richter, S.C. is pleased to announce that David G. Ress became a Shareholder at the firm on January 1, 2018.
David G. Ress Recognized as a 2016 "Up and Coming" Lawyer
David G. Ress has been recognized by the Wisconsin Law Journal as a 2016 "Up and Coming" Lawyer (Read more).
Legislative Changes To The Worker's Compensation System
Legislative changes have been made to the Wisconsin Worker's Compensation Bill - 2015 Wisconsin ACT 180
Bell, Moore & Richter, S.C. Celebrating 165 Years
Bell, Moore & Richter, S.C. is proud to announce that they have been providing 165 years of legal services to individuals and businesses.