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Ronald P. Hammer

Estate planning Attorney at Fond du Lac, WI

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  • Licensed for 45 years
    State WI
    Acquired 1978
    Good Standing No misconduct found

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About Ronald

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Practice areas
  1. Estate planning
    Probate and trust administration. Drafting wills, trusts, powers of attorney and related documents. Assisting clients in the analysis of their goals and effective methods of accomplishing their intentions in light of family situations and applicable tax law.

    46 years, 3,000 cases

  2. Real estate
    Drafting purchase agreements, deeds, land contracts, mortgages and related documents for transactions involving residential and commercial properties.

    46 years, 1,000 cases

  3. Business
    Formation of business entities. Agreements between owners. Sales of business assets. Transfers of business interests, often to younger family membes. Dissolution of businesses.

    46 years, 100 cases

  4. Elder law
    Assisting families in planning for the possibility of an extended period of disability which may include placement in a nursing home.

    36 years, 300 cases

  5. Tax
    Assisting in the tax analysis of estate, business and real estate matters. Preparation of income and estate tax returns for trusts and estates.

    46 years, 500 cases


Averbeck, Hammer & Slavin, S.C.
55 S Main St # 200
Fond du Lac, WI, 54935


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  • Hourly Rates $ 225-225 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 8.5 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • President
  • Averbeck, Hammer & Slavin, SC
  • 1979 - Present
  • Judge's Clerk
  • Wisconsin Court of Appeals
  • 1978 - 1979


  • University of Wisconsin Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1978
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • N/A


  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Fond du Lac County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Fond du Lac County Bar Association
  • Past President
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Client Distinction Award
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2011
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
  • Recipient
  • George J. Laikin Award
  • 1978
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  • Wisconsin Law Review
  • Procedural Due Process and the Welfare Recipient: A Statistical Study of AFDC Fair Hearings in Wisconsin
  • 1978

Speaking Engagements

  • MPTC
  • Negotiable Instruments and Estate Planning
  • N/A

Attorney endorsements

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Given (1)
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Tax Attorney | Dec 01
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Ron has great analytical ability which combined with his training and experience allow him to deliver solid value for his clients"
Estate planning Attorney | Sep 02
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He is one of the smartest lawyers I know. Very thorough. Assertive in protecting his clients."
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Fond du Lac Estate planning Lawyer Ronald P. Hammer
Ronald P. Hammer
Estate planning Attorney
Fond du Lac, WI
Licensed for 45 years