Why Choose A Career As An Attorney? - View the video

Bryce  Tolefree

Bryce Tolefree
Associate General Counsel
American Family Mutual Insurance Company

6000 American Parkway
Madison, WI 53783

Career Clusters / Help Topics:

  • Business Management and Administration
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security

Bryce Tolefree has practiced law for over 20 years, with 15 years of experience in private practice as a trial and corporate attorney, handling a wide array of corporate business and litigation matters. Bryce is the Associate General Counsel for Litigation with American Family Mutual Insurance Company and he is also the president of the Wisconsin Defense Counsel, a statewide association consisting of 500 civil defense and business attorneys. Bryce is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School in Madison.

The road to a successful career as an attorney is extremely challenging, and yet, choosing to practice law can be incredibly gratifying and rewarding. The practice of law offers a variety of career options and opportunities. Lawyers permeate almost every facet of our society serving as leaders in government, business, and our communities. Lawyers are both indispensable in a civil society while at the same time disliked (by many) as a professional order. Bryce Tolefree will explain what it takes to be a successful lawyer? He will also discuss what high school students should consider before deciding to embark on the path that leads to law school; as well as, some of ethical challenges and paradoxical roles commonly encounter by lawyers. (Running Time 25:00)