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Benjamin S. Wagner is a shareholder at the firm and has been a member of the firm since 2003. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 2003 and also received the Phillips Owens Memorial Scholarship for outstanding academic achievement and community service. Mr. Wagner has successfully tried numerous cases throughout southeastern Wisconsin. Due to his significant trial experience and success, he has been certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and as an advocate by the National Board of Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy, and listed in the 2012, 2013, and 2014 editions of the Best Lawyers in America. Learn more.


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Practice areas


  1. Nursing Home Abuse: 30%
    1 year
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    1 year
  3. Car Accident: 25%
    1 year
  4. Wrongful Death: 10%
    1 year
  5. Motorcycle Accident: 5%
    1 year

Attorney endorsements

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  • Charles F. Domer

    Ben is an excellent and tireless advocate for the rights of those wrongly injured. I highly endorse Ben for his efforts, skills, and ethics in representing personal injury clients.


    Charles Domer Workers compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Jason Knutson

    Ben is one of Wisconsin's best personal injury lawyers. He combines tenacity with compassion and is a fabulous advocate for his clients.


    Jason Knutson Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Habush Habush & Rottier, S.C.

777 E. Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 2300
Milwaukee, WI, 53202-5318


WIGood Standing200303/25/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Personal Injury Litigation - PlaintiffsBest Lawyers in America2017
Top 25 Milwaukee Super LawyersWisconsin Super Lawyers2016
Top 50 Wisconsin Super LawyersWisconsin Super Lawyers2016
40 Under 40Miilwaukee Business Journal2016
2016 Leader in the LawWisconsin Law Journal2016
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2016
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2015
Top 25 Milwaukee Super LawyerSuperLawyers2015
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2015
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2014
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Pre-eminent RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
Rising StarSuperLawyers2010
Certified Trial SpecialistNational Board Trial Advocacy2010
Up and Coming LawyerWisconsin Law Journal2009
Rising StarSuperLawyers2009
Rising StarSuperLawyers2008
Rising StarSuperLawyers2008
Rising StarSuperLawyers2007
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderHabush Habush & Rottier2003 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of WisconsinMemberN/A
Wisconsin Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Milwaukee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Racine County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Milwaukee Young LawyersPast PresidentN/A
Legal Aid Society of WisconsinBoard MemberN/A
Milwaukee World Festival, Inc.N/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Emory UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2000