Paul R. Erickson

Managing Partner

Attorney Paul R. Erickson concentrates his practice in professional liability, commercial litigation, products liability, securities liability, corporate governance, and licensing and peer review matters.

An experienced trial attorney at all levels of the Wisconsin court system, Paul has successfully protected core business assets and professional reputations for clients in a wide range of professional specialties.

Clients turn to him to apply his experience in anticipating possible case outcomes well in advance and preparing appropriate strategies for success. His record has earned him a strong reputation among local healthcare providers and institutions as well as many corporations and organizations in other markets.

One highlight in particular, Paul recently obtained a favorable result before the Wisconsin Supreme Court on behalf of a financial institution client, which resulted in the reversal of a $600,000 jury verdict (Town Bank v. City Real Estate Development, LLC, 2010 WI 134).

Recognized as a Wisconsin Super Lawyer every year since 2006, Paul is a regular speaker on various legal and professional liability and risk management issues.

J.D., Marquette University School of Law, 1982
B.S., Business, University of Minnesota, 1979

Professional Organizations
American Bar Association
State Bar of Wisconsin
Milwaukee Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
National Board of Trial Advocacy
American College of Board Certified Attorneys, Charter Fellow

Practice Areas
Complex Commercial Litigation; Securities Litigation; Professional Malpractice; Licensing Defense; Corporate Law; Business Law

Super Lawyers, 2005-2016
Best Lawyers, since 2012
Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Lawyer of the Year 2012 – Medical Malpractice Law

American Board of Trial Advocates