A Wisconsin native, Attorney Nicholas O. Yurk earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Wisconsin Law School, cum laude, in 2016 and his Bachelor of Science in Political Science, Public Administration, and Philosophy with honors from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse in 2013.
While in law school, Attorney Yurk interned for Justice N. Patrick Crooks of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, and served as an Articles Editor for the Wisconsin Law Review. He received the Best Performance Award in Family Law, representing the highest grade in his Family Law course, and worked at a private firm with a family law focus. Attorney Yurk worked as a Research Assistant for the University of Wisconsin – Extension School for Workers, and as a Legal Extern with WPS Health Insurance. For all three years of law school, Attorney Yurk volunteered to represent individuals in unemployment compensation hearings through the Unemployment Appeals Clinic.
Attorney Yurk concentrates his practice on all aspects of divorce litigation.
Memberships and Associations
He is licensed to practice in the State of Wisconsin, and is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and the Dane County Bar Association.
Attorney Yurk is the co-author with Attorney Alexia Kulwiec of “Adapting to the Changing Patterns of Industrial Life: The Importance of the NLRB Decisions in Browning-Ferris and Miller & Anderson” Labor Law Journal Volume 67, Issue 2, Summer 2016.