DeWitt Welcomes Associate Attorney Schaefer Whiteaker to its Litigation Practice Group

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (July 10, 2023) – Today DeWitt LLP announced attorney Schaefer Whiteaker joined the firm’s Litigation practice group in its Minneapolis office.

Whiteaker’s experience includes defending motions to dismiss, handling discovery disputes, conducting depositions, handling mediations and more. He is adept at conducting legal research, effectively communicating, and advising clients on their options, and assessing the strengths and weaknesses of cases.

He has extensive courtroom experience as a trial attorney, where he represented hundreds of clients while advocating on their behalf during oral arguments and various evidentiary hearings, including motions to suppress and motions to exclude testimony.

Whiteaker earned a J.D. from California Western School of Law and a B.A. from John Hopkins University.  He is admitted to practice in Arizona, Minnesota, the U.S. District Court of Arizona, and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin.

About DeWitt

DeWitt LLP was founded in 1903 and is one of the 10 largest law firms based in Wisconsin, with an additional presence in Minnesota.  It has more than 130 attorneys practicing in Green Bay, Madison and Greater Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Minneapolis, Minnesota, and has the experience to service clients of all scopes and sizes.  The firm is known for its work in a variety of legal areas including background screening, business law, employee stock ownership plans, employee benefits, intellectual property, patents, trademarks and copyright law, construction litigation, employment relations, environmental, estate planning, family business, family law, litigation, real estate, tax law, and more.  Additional information is available at