Klinner Kramer Shull LLP

Phone: 715-203-4534
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Street address:

McClellan Place
210 McClellan St., Ste 400
Wausau, WI 54403
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Mailing address:
P.O. Box 1386
Wausau, WI 54402-1386


Pahoua Thao

E-mail MePahoua Thao

Wausau, Wisconsin
715-845-5656 (ext. 18)

Pahoua was born in Montana and raised in the Wausau, Wisconsin area. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Wisconsin - Madison, where she double majored in Radio, Television and Film, and History with a Certificate in Medieval Studies.

In 2014, Pahoua earned her Juris Doctor degree at Northern Illinois University College of Law in DeKalb, Illinois. During law school, she was a founding member of the Foreclosure Mediation Clinic, a member of the Moot Court Society, and named to the Dean's List.

Pahoua interned with Marathon County Circuit Court Judges Gregory Huber and Michael Moran. She has also worked as a legal writing research assistant at Northern Illinois University College of Law, as a law clerk for the Wausau City Attorney, and as a volunteer attorney for Wisconsin Judicare, Inc.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Insurance Defense Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 2014


  • Northern Illinois University College of Law, DeKalb, Illinois
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • Uw- Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
    • B.A. - 2007
    • Major: History; Radio, Television & Film

Honors and Awards

  • David Peskind Memorial Award, 2014 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Wisconsin, 2014 - Present
  • Marathon County Bar, 2014 - Present
  • Wisconsin Defense Counsel, 2015 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • City of Wausau, Law Clerk, 2015 - Present
  • Marathon County Circuit Court, Judicial Intern, 2012 - 2013

Pro Bono Activities

  • Wisconsin Judicare, Inc., 2014 - 2015


  • English
  • Hmong

Zalewski, Klinner & Kramer, LLP represents clients throughout Northern and Central Wisconsin, including Wausau, Stevens Point, Wisconsin Rapids, Marshfield, Eau Claire, Rhinelander, Phillips, Neillsville, Medford, Shawano, Eagle River, Hurley, Merrill, Antigo, Friendship, Waupaca, Black River Falls, and LaCrosse; as well as Marathon County, Portage County, Wood County, Eau Claire County, Oneida County, Price County, Clark County, Taylor County, Shawano County, Vilas County, Iron County, Lincoln County, Langlade County, Adams County, Waupaca County, Jackson County and LaCrosse County.