Notable Women in Law: Sally Piefer

Class of 2022

  • Category: Notable Women in Law
  • Number of years working in your current industry: 27
  • Undergrad degree/university: U.W. - Whitewater
  • Law degree/university: Marquette University Law School

Last updated on March 3rd, 2022 at 12:52 pm

Sally Piefer, an employment lawyer at Milwaukee-based Lindner & Marsack, S.C., defends employers on the state and federal level. She provides counseling and training and offers expertise related to HR and workplace issues. 

Prior to joining Lindner & Marsack in 2016, Piefer led the employment law team at The Schroeder Group, S.C. for more than 17 years, representing employers in a variety of employment-law matters. Shortly after joining the firm, Piefer was named a shareholder and within two years was added to the firm’s governing board of directors. 

In addition to management-side labor and employment law practice, Piefer has spent much of the past two years assisting the firm’s clients in navigating COVID-19 legal compliance issues, including tele-commuting, ADA and FMLA compliance, masking mandates, COVID-19 testing policies and mandates. 

Piefer is also involved with Feeding America of Eastern Wisconsin. She will begin a two-year term as the board chair of FAEW in
July 2022.

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