Amy F. Scarr, S.C.

23 N. Pinckney StreetSuite 310Madison, WI 53703

Updated: 11/19/2017

Overview

We represent individuals in employment discrimination, sexual harassment, civil rights, police misconduct and retaliation cases.

We have successfully fought for clients in cases the State, the federal government, municipalities, police officers, and large corporations such as Wal-Mart, Best Buy, PetSmart, Target, ShopKo, David's Bridal, Maurices, Home Depot, Denny's, and J. C. Penney. We are not afraid to stand up to anyone or anything in pursuit of justice for our clients.

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Practice Areas

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Civil Rights
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Retaliation
  • Racial Discrimination
  • Police Misconduct

Litigation

  • 100%

Honors

  • B.A., University of Wisconsin - Madison, graduated with distinction, 1980
  • Wisconsin Law Alumni Association Award (for significant contribution to life in the law school), 1989

Published Works

  • "Coming to Terms with the Politics of Discourse: A Critique of Robin West's 'Jurisprudence and Gender,'" Wisconsin Women's Law Journal, Vol. 5, pp. 147-59, 1990
  • Translation from the French, Yves Dezalay, Austin Sarat, Susan Silbey, "From Dissident Challenge to Meritocratic Knowledge: Elements for a Social History of American Legal Sociology," University of Wisconsin Institute for Legal Studies, Working Paper 4-7, 1989
  • "Work Time, Family Time," The Public Eye, Madison: Center for Public Representation, September, 1988

Classes and Seminars

  • "Employment Discrimination: Strategies for Winning," Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers Tort and Technique Update Seminar, October 21, 2005, Madison, Wisconsin
  • "Comments on Plaintiff and Defense Expert Reports," Wisconsin Association for Justice Tort and Technique Update Seminar, October 24, 2008
  • "Tips for Successful Employment Discrimination Cases," Wisconsin Association for Justice Women's Caucus Seminar & Retreat, September 16, 2011

Pro Bono Activities

  • Mentor, Legal Education Opportunities (LEO) Mentoring Program, University of Wisconsin Law School, 2003-05, 2006-09

Representative Cases

  • Markham, et al. v. White, et al. (class action sexual harassment/equal protection/Bivens case; interlocutory appeal of decision denying defendants qualified immunity), 172 F.3d 486 (7th Cir. 1999)
  • Jim Walter Color Separations v. LIRC (employment discrimination/sexual harassment case under Wisconsin Fair Employment Act), 226 Wis. 2d 334, 595 N.W.2d 68 (Ct. App. 1999)
  • Kolden v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (employment discrimination/sexual harassment case under Title VII; summary judgment decision), No. 04-C-968-S, 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 11410 (W.D. Wis. 2005)

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Address

23 N. Pinckney StreetSuite 310Madison, WI 53703

Fax

  • 608-255-6710

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