LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WXOW) La Crosse County Circuit Court Judge Dale Pasell is receiving the Judge of the Year award from a Wisconsin organization.
The Wisconsin Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates chooses a recipient every year. According to a release from the organization, they choose a judge "whose thorough preparation, breadth of knowledge of the law, decisive rulings and courtesy to litigants, jurors and members of the bar have consistently advanced the interest of justice and the dignity of the judicial process."
Pasell became a judge in 1999. He was re-elected in 2005 and 2011. Pasell will be honored during a dinner in Madison, May 14.
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