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Christine D. Esser received her B.S. from Millsaps College in 1990 and graduated law school with honors from Drake University Law School in 1994.  She began her legal career as a law clerk for the Honorable Marsha Ternus of the Iowa Supreme Court.  Since then, she has gained experience participating in numerous jury trials in counties throughout southereastern Wisconsin.  After working as an attorney at Kasdorf Lewis & Swietlik, she decided to join the experienced legal staff at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.   She handles a variety of personal injury cases involving:




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  1. Car Accident: 55%
  2. Motorcycle Accident: 15%
  3. Personal Injury: 15%
  4. Brain Injury: 5%
  5. Other: 10%
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WIGood Standing199503/23/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Wisconsin Super Lawyers, Top 25 WomenWisconsin Super Lawyers2014
Wisconsin Super Lawyers, Top 50 AtorneysWisconsin Super Lawyers2014
Wisconsin Super Lawyers, Top 25 WomenWisconsin Super Lawyers2013
Wisconsin Super Lawyer, Top 25 WomenWisconsin Super Lawyers2012
Wisconsin Super Lawyer, Top 25 WomenWisconsin Super Lawyers2011
Certified Civil Trial SpecialistNational Board of Trial AdvocacyN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyHabush Habush & Rottier S.C.2000 - Present
AttorneyKasdorf Lewis & Swietlik1995 - 2000
Law Clerk to Justice Marsha TernusIowa Supreme Court1994 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
Sheboygan County Judicial Advisory CouncilMember2005 - Present
Sheboygan County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Milwaukee County Bar AssociationMember2000 - 2007
Defense Research Institute, Young Lawyers Committee, Publications SubcommitteeChair1998 - 1999
Board of Bar Examiners Review CommitteeMember1996 - Present
Blackstone American Inn of CourtMemberN/A
Wisconsin Association for JusticeMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
State Bar of WisconsinMemberN/A
Milwaukee County Bar AssociationCourts CommitteeN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
The VerdictGister Decision Invites Hospital Liens2012
For the DefenseSelecting and Handling Expert Witnesses in Litigation1997
Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics & Public PolicyThe Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978: Violating Personal Rights for the Sake of the Tribe1996
Drake Law ReviewThe Conservation Preserve Program and Its Effect on Farmers Filing Bankruptcy1994
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Drake University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Millsaps CollegeN/AN/A1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Wisconsin Association for Justice Womens CaucusUsing Audio and Video Evidence in Trial2014
Wisconsin Association for Justice Winter ConferenceDoes Metadata Matter?2012
Milwaukee Bar Association CLE WebinarAuto Insurance2012
Women's Caucus SeminarThe Fundamentals of Proper Service2011
Insurance Law UpdateAuto Insurance: Uninsured, Underinsured & Accident Litigation in Wisconsin2007
Wisconsin State Bar Midwinter ConventionWisconsin State Bar Midwinter Convention1997
Defending Orthopedic Claims: Strategies from the Surgeon and the AttorneyHandling Orthopedic Doctor in Trial1997