About Scott L. Schroeder

Janesville, WI / scott@scottschroederlaw.com / (608) 752-2555
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Scott L. Schroeder


Scott is a 1981 graduate of Janesville Parker High School. He was born and raised in Janesville, with his family working at General Motors. Scott received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and earned his law degree from Marquette University in 1988. He practiced law for about 10 years with other firms in Wisconsin before returning to his hometown to establish his current law practice.

Scott has experience with the Wisconsin Circuit Courts, Wisconsin Court of Appeals, Wisconsin Supreme Court, Wisconsin Federal Courts, and Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. As a sole practitioner, Scott brings a variety of legal experiences to the table. Scott celebrated his 30-year anniversary of admission to the Wisconsin State Bar in 2018. 

Scott believes in giving back to the community by supporting youth sports and charitable organizations. He has enjoyed returning to his hometown and is appreciative of being able to provide cost-effective legal services to area clients. 


Marquette University
Juris Doctor, 1988
Delta Theta Phi – Dean 1987, 1988

Published Opinions

Wisconsin Supreme Court
 Milas, et al. v. Labor Ass’n of Wisconsin, Inc., et al.,
214 Wis. 2d 1 (1997) – Oral Argument
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Wisconsin Court of Appeals
 Umhoefer v. Police and Fire Com’n of City of Mequon,
652 N.W.2d 412, 2002 WI App. 217 (2002)
Trial Counsel
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 Baures v. North Shore Fire Dept., 2003 WL 2105758, (2003)
WI App. 103 (Wis. Ct. App. 2003)
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Court Experience

  • Wisconsin Circuit Courts
  • Wisconsin Court of Appeals
  • Wisconsin Supreme Court
  • Wisconsin Federal Courts
  • Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Personal Memberships

  • Wisconsin Association of Justice
  • Board of Governors 2000-present
  • Worker’s Compensation Committee
  • Employment Law Committee
  • Wisconsin Employment Lawyers Association
  • Wisconsin State Bar – Employment Law Section
  • American Bar Association – Litigation Section
  • Blackhawk Technical College – Instructor
  • BNI – Business referral group member – 2011 to present
  • Rock County Bar Association – Member
  • Mentorship Program