Thorpe & Christian, S.C. – Attorneys at Law

(262) 740-1971

Dale L. Thorpe

Shareholder and Director
Wisconsin Top Rated Lawyer Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated

Attorney Dale L. Thorpe is a founding shareholder of Thorpe & Christian, a firm established in 2003 with Attorney Scott T. Christian, former classmates and graduates of the Marquette University Law School.

Mr. Thorpe has been a distinguished business and real estate lawyer for 23 years concentrating in business issues, real estate, land use, and zoning law.

Mr. Thorpe’s many years of real estate and municipal law experience have enabled him to develop a unique understanding of local government and State regulatory processes. Mr. Thorpe's business clients are well served by this knowledge when petitioning for conditional use permits, appealing zoning restrictions, or other local regulatory matters which may impact their operations.

Mr. Thorpe is admitted to practice in all courts of the State of Wisconsin and before the U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin.

State Bar of Wisconsin, Walworth County Bar Association

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee (B.A., 1981; M.A., 1984)
Marquette University Law School (J.D., 1988)


Community Involvement
Board Member, Community Action Inc. of Rock and Walworth Counties
Board Member, Walworth County Emergency Homeless Shelter, Inc.
Past Board Member, Gateway Technical College Foundation

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