Dean A. Strang

Dean Strang practices in Madison, Wisconsin, as a shareholder in StrangBradley, LLC. He was Wisconsin’s first Federal Defender and has argued in the United States Supreme Court, five federal circuits, and the Wisconsin Supreme Court.

Mr. Strang has been an adjunct professor at the University of Virginia School of Law, the University of Wisconsin Law School, and Marquette University Law School. He also is a lecturer in legal history for the University of Wisconsin, Division of Continuing Studies. He got his A.B. from Dartmouth College and his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law.

Mr. Strang’s second book, KEEP THE WRETCHES IN ORDER: AMERICA’S BIGGEST MASS TRIAL, THE RISE OF THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT, AND THE FALL OF THE IWW, will be published by the University of Wisconsin Press in early 2019. His first book was WORSE THAN THE DEVIL: ANARCHISTS, CLARENCE DARROW, AND JUSTICE IN A TIME OF TERROR (U. Wisconsin Press 2013; rev. ed. 2016). He also is the author of several law review articles.