Anne E. Bilder

Position title: Senior University Legal Counsel


Phone: 608-265-0680

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Anne E. Bilder is Senior University Legal Counsel in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Office of Legal Affairs (OLA). Her principal practice areas include employment law, student affairs, legal issues related to campus programs for children and youth, Title IX, privacy and cybersecurity, and diversity issues. Prior to joining OLA she served as Senior System Legal Counsel in the Office of General Counsel for the University of Wisconsin System where she was an attorney since 1998. Anne is a graduate of Carleton College and the University of Wisconsin Law School, where she was a member of Law Review. She also has a Masters degree in Educational Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and teaches courses in privacy law at the Law School and a course in Legal Aspects of Higher Education at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. An active member of the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA), she has served on several NACUA committees and has given presentations at annual conferences. In addition, she has spoken to a wide variety of statewide and regional audiences on topics including Title IX, student privacy, student discipline, and diversity. She has also served as Co-Chair of the UW System President’s Task Force on Sexual Violence and Harassment.