Attorney Bussan is a partner of CJMM. Attorney Bussan’s practice includes employment law, real estate law, litigation and representation of local governments and individuals with regard to governmental matters. Her litigation practice focuses on insurance defense in construction related matters and business law. She has expertise in business startups and disputes, contract law, leases and commercial leases.
Attorney Bussan has been with the firm since graduating from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2000. She was recently named a Rising Star by Law & Politics and the publisher of Milwaukee Magazine. Selection was based upon outstanding achievements including verdicts, settlements, transactions, experience and professional activity.
In her employment law practice, Attorney Bussan counsels local businesses in all areas including family and medical leave, discrimination and termination decisions and wage issues. She defends businesses when claims are made by employees and, on occasion, represents employees in wrongful termination cases.
In her government practice she represents townships and assists with representation of the Village of Lake Delton in all matters including zoning, annexations, boundary agreements, tax assessments, and ordinance drafting, interpretation and prosecution.
Attorney Bussan is the Secretary of the Sauk County Bar. She has served as an instructor for the Skills Intensive Training part of the Lawyering Skills Program at the University of Wisconsin Law School and has lectured on contracts at a local community college. She also serves as a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin Fee Arbitration Panel for her district.
She is also active in the community and serves as the Vice President of both the Baraboo Area United Fund and the Sauk County Historical Society and is a Kiwanis member.