Service of Process

During the COVID-19 public health emergency, all legal documents to be served on the Attorney General or the Wisconsin Department of Justice should be emailed to  or mailed to:

Department of Justice

PO Box 7857

Madison, WI 53707-7857



Documents will be deemed served on the date they are sent.


For federal lawsuits, email or mail does not constitute a waiver of personal service requirements. Please include a waiver of personal service form as would be used in a service-by-mail under FRCP 4.


If you have questions, please send an email to the email address listed above.