Bye, Goff & Rohde, Ltd.
258 Riverside Dr.
River Falls, WI 54022
(1800) 607-3030 www.byegoff.com
Dean believes that quality representation begins with treating every client as if they’re the only client. He will spend whatever time necessary to get the best result. When working with injury victims, Dean makes sure his clients know he’ll be as aggressive as necessary and fight tirelessly on their behalf.
A Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist, Dean has represented hundreds of injured people throughout Wisconsin. He is prepared and at ease in the courtroom. Dean received his Masters of Business Administration degree in 1986 after working as a commercial loan officer. In 1989 he received his law degree from the University of Wisconsin Madison.
Dean has been active in the community as a Foundation Board Member of Chippewa Valley Technical College and the River Falls Community Foundation. He enjoys spending time with his family, particularly at their lake cottage, enjoying the outdoors along with an occasional round of golf.
BAR ADMISSIONS State Bar of Wisconsin United States District Court, Western District of Wisconsin United States District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
EDUCATION J.D., M.B.A., B.S.; University of Wisconsin-Madison
HONORS AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating LexisNexis/Martindale-Hubbell Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist by NBTA Wisconsin Super Lawyers 2006-2007, 2011-2012, 2016, 2017, 2018. Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America 2015 2017 Nation’s Top One percent, National Association of Distinguished Counsel Top 100 Wisconsin. Trial Lawyers American Trial Lawyers Association
MEMBERSHIPS St. Croix Valley Bar Association State Bar of Wisconsin Wisconsin Association for Justice American Association for Justice United States District Court, Western District of Wisconsin
REPORTED CASES Neff v. Pierzina, 2001 WI 95, 245 Wis. 2d 285, 629 N.W.2d 177 Peters v. Menard, Inc., 224 Wis. 2d 174, 589 N.W.2d 395 (1999) Milton v. Washburn Cty., 2011 WI App 48, 332 Wis. 2d 319, 797 N.W.2d 924 Minnesota Fire & Cas. Ins. Co. v. Paper Recycling of La Crosse, 2001 WI 64, 244 Wis. 2d 290, 627 N.W.2d 527. Fifer v. Dix, 2000 WI App 66, 234 Wis. 2d 117, 608 N.W.2d 740 Heaton v. Mountin, 2000 WI App 45, 233 Wis. 2d 154, 607 N.W.2d 322 Halverson v. River Falls Youth Hockey Ass’n, 226 Wis. 2d 105, 593 N.W.2d 895 (Ct. App. 1999) Rentmeester v. Wisconsin Lawyers Mut. Ins. Co., 164 Wis. 2d 1, 473 N.W.2d 160 (Ct. App. 1991)