Paul R Lokken

Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Associate Professor
Business Department
College of Management

Office: 241 Jarvis Hall-Technology Wing
Phone: 715-232-1438
Email: lokkenp@uwstout.edu

Education

    • JD
    • University of Minnesota Law School
    • Minneapolis, MN, 1979
    • BA Psychology
    • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
    • Eau Claire, WI, 1976

Licensures and Certifications

  • Licensed and Admitted to Practice in all Courts of the State of Wisconsin: State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Licensed and Admitted to Practice in Federal Court for the Western District of Wisconsin:

Courses Taught

  • BULGL-318 Business Law I
  • BULGL-319 Business Law II
  • BULGL-401 Legal Environment of Business
  • CTE-735 Prblms in Career/Technical Ed

Work Experience

Academic: Post-secondary

    • University of Wisconsin-Stout
    • Assistant Professor
    • 2001 - Present
    • Cardinal Stritch University
    • Adjunct Instructor
    • November 1997 - 2001
    • Chippewa Valley Technical College, Business and Marketing Division
    • Adjunct Instructor
    • January 1992 - May 1997

Industry

    • General Counsel
    • 1994 - 2001
  • Poquette & Lokken
    • Practicing Attorney and Partner
    • 1979 - 2001
    • General Counsel
    • 1980 - 1983

Intellectual Contributions

    Book Review

    • Lokken, P., (2006). Book Review of Trial Advocacy Basics. Wisconsin Lawyer.

Presentations

    Paper

    • Lokken, P., (January, 2010). Consideration of the Legal Ramifications of a Potential Dissociation of Grace Lutheran Church From the ELCA. Grace Lutheran Church,
    • Lokken, P., (2004). What do I do Now? A look at the Evolving Ethical Obligations of Counsel in Light of Sarbanes-Oxley. Midwest Section of Academy of Legal Studies in Business Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, United States.

Applied Research

    Consulting

    • Poquette Law, LLC.
      • (2003 - 2006)
    • Poquette Law, LLC.
      • (2001 - 2003)

Reviewer/Editor

  • Reviewer, Journal: Midwest Law Journal (July 2006 - Present)

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Honor

    • Outstanding Teaching Award for 2012-2013, UW-Stout (August 28, 2013)
    • Profiles of Excellence in Teaching, UW-Stout College of Technology, Engineering and Management (August 25, 2008)

Professional Memberships

  • Academy of Legal Studies in Business
  • Midwest Section of the Academy of Legal Studies in Business
  • Eau Claire County Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin

Service

Department/School

  • Committee Member, Department of Business My-Laws Revision Committee (2014 - Present)
  • Committee Member, College of Management Insight Committee (2014)
  • Committee Member, Department Search and Screen Committee (2014)
  • Committee Chair, Department of Business Personnel Committee (2011 - 2013)

College

  • Committee Member, College of Management Promotion Committee (2014)
  • Committee Member, College of Management Promotion Committee (2012)
  • Committee Member, College of Management Promotion Committee (2009)
  • Committee Member, College of Management Promotion Committee (2008)

University

    UW-Stout

  • Committee Member, Institutional Review Board (2006 - Present)
  • Committee Member, UW-Stout Library Advisement Committee (2004 - Present)
  • Committee Member, All-University Promotion Committee (2014)
  • Faculty Advisor, UW-Stout Hand Drumming Club (2014)
  • Committee Member, Nakatani Teaching and Learning Center Advisory Board (2011 - 2014)
  • Committee Member, All-University Promotion Committee (2011)
  • Committee Chair, Personnel Policy Committee (2009 - 2010)
  • Committee Member, Personnel Policy Committee (2007 - 2010)
  • Committee Member, UW-Stout Risk Control Advisory Committee (2002 - 2009)
  • Committee Member, Educational Activities Committee (2003 - 2008)
  • Committee Member, Sexual Harassment Prevention Committee (2003 - 2008)
  • Committee Chair, Sexual Harassment Prevention Committee (2004 - 2005)

Professional

  • Arbitrator, BBB Auto Line Arbitration Services (2006 - Present)
  • Volunteer, Eau Claire County Bar Association free Legal Clinic (2006 - Present)
  • Committee Member, State Bar of Wisconsin Fee Arbitration Panel (1998 - Present)
  • Committee Member, State Bar of Wisconsin Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers Committee (1990 - Present)
  • Member, Eau Claire County Bar Association Ad Hoc Committee (2009)
  • Advisory Board Member, Chippewa Valley Technical College Paralegal Advisory Board (1982 - 1988)
  • Officer, Secretary, Eau Claire County Bar Association (1982 - 1983)

Community

  • Board of Directors, Arbor Place Inc. (2013 - Present)
  • Officer, Vice President, Grace Lutheran Foundation (2009 - Present)
  • Board of Directors, Oaklawn Harmony Centre, Ltd. (2006 - 2009)
  • Officer, Vice President, Grace Lutheran Foundation (1989 - 1991)
  • Officer, Secretary, Grace Lutheran Foundation (1988)
  • Board of Directors, Grace Lutheran Foundation (1986 - 1987)
  • Member, Eau Claire West Side Neighborhood Association Steering Committee (1983 - 1987)