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Russell Nicolet

About Me


Russell Nicolet is a hard-working, problem-solving bankruptcy and personal injury attorney who understands the pressures of today's state and national economic climate, and their impact on his fellow citizens. As a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, Mr. Nicolet is determined to help people overcome their financial worries and build a better, brighter future. His personal injury practice, meanwhile, is marked by a deep belief in the rights of all injured persons to pursue justice when a serious car, truck or boating accident is caused by negligence. Russell is married to his wife Andrea, and they have three sons together. Russell enjoys running and wakeboarding.


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Practice Areas


  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 60%
  2. Personal Injury: 40%



Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Russell. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kevin Andrew Sieben

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Kevin Sieben Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Nicolet Law Office, S.C. (Eau Claire Office)

306 S. Barstow
Eau Claire, WI, 54701

Nicolet Law Office, S.C. - Minnesota

360 N. Robert Street
Suite 775
St. Paul, MN, 55101

Nicolet Law Office, S.C. - Amery

228 Keller Avenue North #3a
Amery, WI, 54001

Nicolet Law Office, S.C. Rice Lake

337 N Main St, Rice Lake
Rice Lake, WI, 54868



MNAuthorized to practice200706/29/2015
WIGood Standing200703/27/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
Client Distinction AwardLawyers.Com2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Clients Choice - BankruptcyAVVO2012
Top 40 Litigation Lawyers Under 40 in MinnesotaAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2012
Top 40 Litigation Lawyers Under 40 in WisconsinAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
5 out of 5 Star Client RatingLawyers.Com2011
Deans Merit ScholarshipWilliam Mitchell CollegeN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Board of DirectorsChordus Foundation, Inc.2013 - Present
AttorneyNicolet Law Office, S.C.2007 - Present
Speaker/LecturerContinuing Legal Education2012 - 2012
VolunteerEau Claire Free Legal Clinic2011 - 2012
VolunteerPolk County Free Legal Clinic2011 - 2012
ExternWashington County2006 - 2006
Qualified Neutral in MinnesotaQualified Neutral for ADR2006 - 2007
Law ClerkMiller Law Office, S.C.2005 - 2007
PresidentStudent Legal Services UWSP2003 - 2004
Vice PresidentStudent Legal Services UWSP2002 - 2003
InternState Public Defender's Office - Wausau2001 - 2002
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Better Business BureauMember2012 - Present
Student Legal Society UWSPMember2001 - 2004
State Bar of WisconsinMemberN/A
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
St. Croix Valley Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Wisconsin Association for JusticeMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMemberN/A
Eau Claire County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Slip and Fall InjurySettlement
Semi-Truck AccidentSettlement
BankruptcySuccessful Discharge
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Publication NameTitleDate
What Your Creditors Don't Want You to KnowGet Free of Debt Now2012
The Ultimate Guide to Injury Cases in WisconsinThe Ultimate Guide to Injury Cases in Wisconsin2012
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wm Mitchell CollegeN/Alaw2007
University of Wisconsin, Stevens PointPolitical Science and Business - Pre Law EmphasisBA - Bachelor of Arts2004
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
NBI Judicial ForumJudicial Forum2014
HIPAA Compliance for Injury AttorneysHIPAA Compliance for Injury Attorneys2014
Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: Step-by-StepChapter 13 Bankruptcy2014
Hanging a ShingleSolo Marketing/Practice Area Decisions2012