Criminal laws identify unlawful conduct which is made punishable by sanctions such as fines or imprisonment. There are a wide range of crimes including assault, theft, DUI, drug and traffic crimes. The attorneys at LaRowe Gerlach Taggart LLP, have many combined years of experience representing members of community in various criminal proceedings. We provide Criminal and Traffic legal services in six Southern Wisconsin counties including Adams County, Columbia County, Dane County, Juneau County, Richland County and Sauk County. We regularly represent clients in the courthouses of Baraboo, WI; Portage, WI; Richland Center, WI; Mauston, WI; and Madison, WI.

Some of our practice areas include:


Credit/Debit Card Fraud

Domestic Violence

Drug Crimes


Gun Control



Protective Orders


Sexual Assault


Tax Evasion/Fraud

Traffic and Driving Crimes

If you are involved in a criminal or traffic related incident, you may need experienced, knowledgeable legal advice on how to navigate your way through the court system. Please call Attorney Derek Horkan in our Reedsburg office, or Attorneys John Gerlach or Patrick Taggart in our Sauk City office for sound advice and excellent service.