Dean Rohde

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)