Nina Beck is commercial litigator and a member of the firm’s Financial Services Litigation and Government Investigations, White Collar and Compliance practice groups in the Milwaukee office. Nina represents a wide range of clients in state and federal court on a variety of civil matters, including commercial contract disputes, financial services litigation, fraudulent transfer actions, government investigations, unfair competition, consumer disputes, construction defect litigation, and other complex business litigation.
Nina further serves her community through her pro bono work. She represented and obtained a favorable settlement for a federal prisoner in a Section 1983 case in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, and is a frequent volunteer at the Eviction Defense Project and Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinic.
Prior to joining Godfrey & Kahn, Nina worked for the Wisconsin Senate Sergeant-at-Arms. During law school, Nina continued working at the State Capitol as a legislative aide in the Wisconsin State Assembly and as a law clerk for a local bankruptcy firm. She also served as a student attorney for the University of Wisconsin Law School Consumer Law Litigation Clinic, where she advised clients on a variety of consumer law matters and represented clients in mediations and settlement negotiations.
Admitted To Practice
Wisconsin - 2012
United States District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
United States District Court, Western District of Wisconsin
American Bar Association
Association for Women Lawyers
Dane County Bar Association
Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association
Milwaukee Bar Association
Milwaukee Young Lawyers Association
Seventh Circuit Bar Association
State Bar of Wisconsin
Godfrey & Kahn's Ethics and Loss Prevention, Recruiting and Ombuds Committees
Recognized as a Wisconsin Rising Star (2018)
Juris Doctor, University of Wisconsin Law School, 2012, cum laude, Order of the Coif, (Note & Comment Editor, Wisconsin Law Review)
Bachelor of Arts, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2008, Political Science and Integrated Liberal Studies