Nicholas A. Egert

Nicholas Egert has owned and managed Egert Law, S.C. since 2009. His practice is focused in the areas of estate planning, real estate, and corporate law. He was named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine for three consecutive years in recognition of his estate planning and probate work. He has practiced in Walworth County since 2005. Nicholas earned his Juris Doctor from Marquette University Law School. He also earned a Bachelor of Science from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management. Nicholas and his wife, Selena, live in Lake Geneva with their two children.
Activities and Honors
  • Fellow of American Bar Foundation
  • Super Lawyer Rising Star, Wisconsin, Probate & Estate Planning Practice
  • Chairman and Member, Walworth County Estate Planning Council
  • Treasurer and Board Member, Walworth County Bar Association
  • Past President and Founding Member, Open Arms Free Clinic, Inc.
  • Former Vice President and Board Member, Side by Side, Inc.
  • Speaker at Badger Community Education, Understanding Wills, Trusts, and Powers of Attorney
Professional Memberships
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Walworth County Bar Association

Debora K. Arnold, Paralegal

  • Debora has over 30 years of experience as a paralegal. She has worked at Egert Law, S.C. since it was first established in 2001. Debora collaborates with Attorney Egert on probate and trust administrations, estate planning, and corporate matters. She helps coordinate and is a regular attendee at the Walworth Estate Planning Council meetings.
  • Debora earned a Bachelor of Arts from Ripon College. She completed her paralegal studies certification at Carthage College.

Jean C. Rossmiller, Legal Assistant

  • Jean has over 35 of experience as a legal assistant and secretary. She has worked at Egert Law, S.C. since 2002. Jean assists Attorney Egert on real estate matters and is responsible for many of the firm’s administrative duties, including bookkeeping and office managerial duties. She also coordinates all the firm’s community efforts, including the firm’s Alzheimer Walk team and Badger Community Education presentations.

Carrie A. Vorpagel, Legal Assistant

  • Carrie has been with Egert Law, S.C. since the fall of 2020. Carrie graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, with a Bachelor degree in Rural Sociology. Prior to joining our firm, she worked at Open Arms Free Clinic, St. Benedict Church, and as a Legal Advocate at the Association for the Prevention of Family Violence. She frequently works Jean, Debora, and Attorney Egert with all corporate, estate, real estate matters, and research.

Jeffrey D. Arnold, Office Assistant

  • Jeffrey has worked at Egert Law, S.C. for over 15 years. Jeffrey earned an associate degree from Gateway Technical College in micro-computers. Jeffrey is responsible for many office duties and does much of the work needed to allow our firm to function smoothly.

Lisa Krolow, Office Assistant

  • Lisa has been with the firm since September of 2018. Lisa has a Bachelor and Master degrees in Social Work.  She is also fluent in Spanish. Lisa works weekends at the firm and assists on a wide variety of administrative matters.

Mary Beth Egert, Office Assistant

  • Mary Beth has been with the firm since the summer of 2020. She works on Fridays and fills in whenever needed. Mary Beth moved to Lake Geneva to be closer to her grandchildren after retiring from her career in public health.


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