Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in New Berlin, WI
John Gatzke is a managing partner of Gatzke Law, LLC, located in New Berlin, Wisconsin. Representing clients throughout Waukesha and Milwaukee Counties, he focuses the majority of his practice on plaintiff's personal injury litigation, assisting people who have been harmed by others in motor vehicle accidents, dog bites, premises and product liability cases, and pedestrian accidents. The remainder of Mr. Gatzke's practice is devoted for the most part to workers' compensation matters, helping people who have been injured on the job or who have contracted an occupational disease to obtain their rightful benefits. He also handles civil litigation, probate disputes and has experience in real estate zoning and development.
As an undergraduate, Mr. Gatzke attended the University of Wisconsin — Stevens Point and received a Bachelor of Science in communications in 2007. He subsequently pursued his legal studies at Marquette University Law School and was awarded his Juris Doctor cum laude in 2012. Admitted to practice before all Wisconsin state courts, Mr. Gatzke is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin.
During his career, Mr. Gatzke has obtained jury awards and settlements in excess of $1 million for his clients. An active participant in several professional organizations, he is a member of the American Association for Justice, the State Bar of Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Association for Justice and the Waukesha County Bar Association.
- 60%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
- 40%Workers' Compensation: Claimant
Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff
- Rising Stars: 2016, 2018 - 2021
About John Gatzke
First Admitted: 2013, Wisconsin
Professional Webpage: http://gatzkelaw.com/our-firm/attorney-john-gatzke/
- American Trial Lawyers Association, Member
- Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member
- Waukesha County Bar Association, Member
- Honor student, Marquette Law
- Received CALI Excellence Award
- University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Honors: Dean’s Honor Rating, Major: Communications
Last Updated: 5/15/2022