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 has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine for last 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 and their dog, Sydney.
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

Our Staff

Debora K. Arnold, Paralegal

Debora has over 25 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.

Shelby A. Tienor, Legal Assistant

Shelby has been with Egert Law, S.C. part-time since 2019. Shelby graduates in December of 2019 from the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science with a Legal Studies emphasis and a Paralegal certificate. She has completed a judicial internship at the Rock County Court House in Janesville and is utilizing her position here as an internship to complete her credit requirement prior to graduating. She frequently assists 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’s and master’s degree in Social Work and is also fluent in Spanish. Lisa is an active leader in the Side by Side and Open Arms charities. She mainly works weekends at the firm and assists on a wide variety of administrative matters.


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