Richard J. Bisbee graduated from the University of WI-Madison with a Juris Doctor degree in December of 1974 at the age of 23. For about thirty years he practiced law, mostly in Milwaukee, WI, and is now retired, on inactive status with the State Bar. He currently lives in Platteville, WI.
The author did his undergraduate work at the former WSU-Platteville, now the U.W.-Platteville, Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa, and graduated from the U.W.-Madison in June of 1972 with a B.A. degree with Distinction.