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Candidate Profile: Duane Jorgenson
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Duane Jorgenson Age: 62 City/town of residence: Darlington, Wisconsin Family: Spouse: Liz Jorgenson (Married 37 Years) Children: Duane Jr. (Dewey) married to Christina with 3 children; Becky married to husband Kyle with 4 children; Matthew-attending UW-Richland; Amy-attending Cardinal Stritch University Education: Darlington High School Graduated 1970; Valparaiso University-Graduated 1974; Northern Illinois University College of Law Graduated 1991 Occupation: Attorney (Solo Practitioner) (24 years) Lafayette County Corporation Counsel (21 years) Previous relevant experience: Administrative Law Judge for Five Years-Handled Hearing throughout the State of Wisconsin; Lafayette County Corporation Counsel for 21 years. 1 of 3 Three Attorneys on the Wisconsin Court Improvement Project for Children's Court; 1 of 19 Family and Children's' Attorneys from across the United States invited to be a Member of People to People Delegation to Peoples Republic of China (People to People is a U.S. State Department initiative.) Purpose of the delegation was to Consult with government and legal reformers on legal system reforms in China; Appellate Practice-Handled a variety of Criminal and Civil Matters on Appeal to Wisconsin Court of Appeals and Wisconsin Supreme Court; First Lafayette County Attorney to argue before the State Supreme Court; School Board Darlington Community School District (5 years); School Board President-Darlington Community School District (4 years); CESA 3 Board of Control; Represented various municipalities What is your judicial philosophy?