Galen W Pittman

Galen W Pittman

Location:
La Crosse, Wisconsin
Phone:
608-784-0841
Fax:
608-784-2206
Email:
Galen W. Pittman was the original founder of the predecessor law firm of Galen W. Pittman, S.C. founded in 1993 now Pittman & Pittman Law Offices, LLC. He specializes in debtor/creditor, social security disability, probate, taxation and general practice.

Galen was born and raised on a farm in Plum City, WI and now lives in La Crosse with his wife of 45 years, Marianne. They have raised 6 children, and now have 11 grandchildren. He spent 27 years in the U.S. Navy where he reached a rank of Captain- 4 years active duty and 23 years in the reserves. Galen has been an active member in the La Crosse Community and spent over 25 years organizing and coaching La Crosse Youth Baseball as well as the Panthers Traveling Basketball Team (ages 12-15).

Attorney Pittman has practiced law for over 45 plus years both in medium size law firms and private practice. During that course he has handled many Chapter 12’s, 11’s, 13’s and Chapter 7’s, estimated at 2500 cases. He is well suited for such practice with a military background of 27 years, farmer, construction worker, trucker, counselor and general labor.
Galen’s military service includes:
Captain (0-6) U.S. Navy (Retired)
Active Duty – 3 ½ years
USS Ranger CVA-61 (Vietnam War).
SWO, 00D (Underway/Inport, CIC, Anchor Detail
Reserve Duty – 24 years.
Commanded 8 Units.
Selection Bd-4, War College Course – 6
Operations – 2, At Sea Collision, Various other training

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Disability
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 1968
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin

Education

  • Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • University of Wisconsin – River Falls