Jeffrey A. Pitman
Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Nursing Home Abuse
Attorney Jeffrey A. Pitman focuses on representing victims of serious personal injury and nursing home abuse and neglect. In more than 28 years of practice, Mr. Pitman has handled thousands of personal injury cases and obtained tens of millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements in Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa and New Mexico. Mr. Pitman has been certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy since 2000.
In addition to serious injury cases, Mr. Pitman is recognized by his peers as a preeminent nursing home neglect and abuse attorney. He leads the firm's nursing home neglect and abuse practice. Mr. Pitman is a devoted advocate of residents' rights and the quality of healthcare for the vulnerable and frail of Wisconsin. He has testified before the Wisconsin legislature and its committees regarding the standard of quality care and holding nursing homes accountable. Mr. Pitman's ultimate goal remains improving the nursing home system as a whole.
PKSD's specialized nursing home abuse & neglect team has the resources and expertise to identify and hold accountable the nursing home. PKSD has a team of lawyers, paralegals and nurses on its nursing home team. Mr. Pitman and the team have the knowledge, skill, and experience, expert staff and necessary resources for the job. Mr. Pitman’s reputation for tough, successful representation helps his clients obtain the justice and recovery they deserve.
Mr. Pitman is a member of the Nursing Home Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the Iowa Association for Justice and the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Pitman was President of the Wisconsin Association for Justice in 2013 and is a current member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA). He lectures extensively on nursing home abuse and neglect and has authored numerous articles in the area of personal injury litigation.
Attorney Pitman was selected by Law & Politics Magazine as a Wisconsin Super Lawyer each year from 2006 to 2018 and has been granted the coveted AV Peer Review Rating by a panel of his peers. This AV rating represents a lawyer's height of professional excellence, recognizing him for elevated levels of skill and integrity.
You can also see Mr. Pitman on the popular "Case or No Case" television program.
Memberships & Accolades
- Wisconsin Super Lawyer Law & Politics Magazine 2006-2018
- Top 50 Wisconsin Super Lawyers List 2014-2018
- Top 25 Milwaukee Super Lawyers List 2016, 2018
- AV Rated Martindale Hubbell
- National Board of Trial Advocacy - Civil Trial Advocate
- Iowa Association for Justice
- New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association
- Nursing Home Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice
- National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys - Past Member
- Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
- Wisconsin Association for Justice - Past President (2013)
- Wisconsin Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)