Mackall, Crounse & Moore, PLC has joined Dewitt Ross & Stevens S.C.

The newly formed DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore S.C. will provide clients with enhanced legal services
and efficiencies as well as access to more than 100 attorneys practicing in nearly 30 areas of
law in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

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Peter’s practice encompasses more than 40 years of experience assisting clients in real estate, general business and estate planning matters.  In particular, he has assisted countless clients with matters such as the creation of purchase agreements and also representation before local governments on a variety of issues ranging from tax incremental financing to land annexation.

In the beginning of his career Peter clerked for Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Nathan S. Heffernan.  He is active in both professional and civic organizations and as a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin has served in a number of leadership roles including serving on the State Bar of Wisconsin Board of Governors, Chairman of the Board of Attorneys Professional Competence and also as Director of the State Bar’s Tax section.


His client base ranges from real estate developers, to individuals seeking estate planning guidance and also privately and publicly held entities in need of business law advice. 

Notable Representations

  • Peter assisted a client with a client-purchased property which had to be annexed to the City of Madison.  The annexation was completed over the objection of the adjacent town.
  • Recently Peter assisted his estate planning clients with the formation of a marital property agreement and other notices which can be used by the husband and wife to shield assets from creditors and still obtain a step-up in basis upon the death of either spouse.
  • Peter drew upon his municipal approval process experience to assist a developer in the construction of the University of Wisconsin basketball and hockey facility, now known as the Kohl Center.

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Two East Mifflin Street, Suite 600
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-8891
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Greater Milwaukee

13845 Bishop’s Drive, Suite 300
Brookfield, WI 53005
(262) 754-2840
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2100 AT&T Tower,
901 Marquette Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55402
(612) 305-1400
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DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C., including its affiliate DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore S.C., is one of the ten largest law firms based in Wisconsin, with an additional presence in Minnesota. It has nearly140 attorneys practicing in Madison, Metropolitan Milwaukee and Minneapolis in over 30 legal practice areas, and has the experience to service clients of all scopes and sizes.

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We are an active and proud member of Lexwork International, an association of mid-sized independent law firms in major cities located throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.


Best Lawyers 2013 – 2016
Compass Award 2012
Top 100 Lawyers: National Trial Lawyers Association

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