Alexander Kammer was born in Madison, WI in 1970. He was raised on a farm near the Marquette/Columbia county line. He graduated from Wayland Academy high school in 1988. He then attended the University of Wisconsin Madison and graduated in 1992 with a degree in history and a degree in political science. He went on to law school graduating in 1998 from Northern Illinois College of Law, cum laude.
Alex put himself through school working a wide variety of trades including construction, roofing, factory work, landscaping and restaurant work.
His entire career has concentrated exclusively in the area of plaintiff's personal injury law. He is listed in Best Lawyers of America, has been recognized as a Wisconsin Super Lawyer each year from 2006 to the present and is listed as one of the top 100 Trial Lawyers in Wisconsin by the American Association of Trial Lawyers. His practice focuses on brain injuries, complicated orthopedic injuries, wrongful death, RSD/CRPS injuries and insurance bad faith.
Alex has successfully taken many cases to trial. He has obtained substantial settlements and verdicts on accident cases involving orthopedic, neurological and psychological injuries. His successful trial record includes cases involving trucking accidents, car accidents, motorcycle accidents as well as occupational and recreational accidents.
Alex has lectured and written on a variety of topics dealing with plaintiff's personal injury issues, focusing primarily on instructing how to effectively represent injured people. He is a member of the Wisconsin and Dane County Bar associations, the Wisconsin Association for Justice, the American Association for Justice, Public Justice and the National Crime Victim Bar Association. He is also a member of the Brain Injury Association of Wisconsin as well as the International Brain Injury Association.
Alex has handled literally hundreds of accident claims over the years involving people from every conceivable walk of life. He has obtained justice and compensation for accident victims stemming from virtually every imaginable sort of injury. These include physical injuries such as spinal fractures or brain injuries as well as economic injuries such as wrongful denials of insurance benefits or insurance claims.
He is driven in his work by the need to see people through the very difficult time that follows a serious accident. He recognizes that a serious injury represents an almost complete interruption of someone's life. His professional life has been dedicated to getting people through this hardship, back on to their feet and on with their lives.
Likely as a result of growing up in the country, Alex is an outdoor enthusiast and an avid gardener. He enjoys fishing, canoe camping, travel and outdoor photography. He has a website dedicated to his photography - www.alexkammerphotography.com
Alexander Kammer is married and has two children, a son and a daughter. He and his family live in Middleton, WI.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2015|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2014|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2011|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2011|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2010|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2008|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2007|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2006|
|Attorney||Atterbury, Kammer & Haag, S.C.||1998 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2014 - Present|
|Insurance Bad Faith Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Association of Trial Lawyers of America||Member||2000 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||Member||1998 - Present|
|Dane County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Wisconsin||Member||N/A|
|Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers||Member||N/A|
|Trial Lawyers for Public Justice||Member||N/A|
|Book||The Real World Guide to Buying Car and Motorcycle Insurance in Wisconsin||2009|
|Book||7 Mistakes That Can Wreck Your Wisconsin Auto Accident Case and How to Avoid Them||2009|
|Northern Illinois University College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1998|
|University of Wisconsin, Madison||Undergraduate Degree||1992|
|Privatization of Public Prosecutions: A Case Study in Arson||Arson||2012|
|Winter Seminar and Annual Meeting||The Shifting Sands of Trial||2011|
|Car Crash Symposium||Brain Injury Basics||2011|
|Morrow v. Rural Mutual Insurance Company, et al.||$1.6 million Settlement|