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I am passionate about worker's compensation advocacy on behalf of my clients and protecting their interests. 


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Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 100%
    22 years



Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

5 total 

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  • Monika Ann Hartl

    I endorse this lawyer. Scott is smart, effective, forthright and hardworking. He is very knowledgeable and it is clear the judges respect and admire him.


    Monika Hartl Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Grace Marie Kulkoski

    I endorse this lawyer. Scott is a highly experienced, diligent and thoughtful attorney. I have been fortunate enough to have Scott as a mentor and roll-model, and have learned a great deal from him. One of the things I respect the most about Scott is his genuine care and concern for his clients. This genuine nature, along with his experience and skill as an advocate brings him consistently excellent results for his clients and has earned him a stellar reputation among other attorneys and judges in the field.


    Grace Kulkoski Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Peterson, Johnson & Murray Sc

788 N Jefferson St
Suite 500
Milwaukee, WI, 53202-4705


WIGood Standing199403/20/2015
MIActive And In Good Standing199301/08/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Clients' Choice AwadAVVO2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney, ShareholderPeterson Johnson & Murray, S.C.2001 - Present
Staff Counsel AttorneyLaw Offices of Scott E. Wade1997 - 2001
AttorneyWalther Law Offices, S.C.1994 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Wisconsin Association of Worker's Compensation AttorneysMember2004 - Present
Defense Research InstituteMember2001 - Present
Milwaukee Insurance Adjusters AssociationMember1997 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinMember1994 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1993 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Beecher v. LIRC, Outokumpu Copper Kenosha and Fremont Indemnity, 2004 WI 88, 273 Wis. 2d 136, 682 N.W.2d 29Applicant
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Publication nameTitleDate
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Michigan State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of Wisconsin, MadisonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
WAWCA Spring SeminarPractical Aspects of a Hearing/Tips for a Successful Hearing2014
2013 WC ForumBad Faith Update 20132013
18th Annual Advanced Worker's Compensation SymposiumMedical Assessment of Occupational Noise Induced Hearing Loss2013