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Bruce A. Lanser


P.O. Box 418
Hartland, WI 53029-0418

Tel: 262-522-2280
Fax: 262-522-2289

Class: XXIV (2013)Circuit: Seventh


University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, B.S. (1978)
Marquette University, J.D. (1982)

Professional Career

Owner, Lanser Law Office (1987-)
Partner, Hale & Lein, S.C. (1996-97)
Associate, Law Office of John P. Savage (1982-87)


State Bar of Wisconsin (1982-)
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, Ch. 7 Panel Trustee (1991-)
Milwaukee Bar Association (1982-10)
State Bar of Wisconsin, Bankruptcy Section, Legislation and Exemptions Subcommittee (1999-10); Farm Crisis Committee (2003-09)
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, E.D. of Wisconsin, Local Rules Committee (1986)
Legal Action of Wisconsin, Volunteer Lawyers Project, Past Member


1986-12 Author Numerous outlines prepared for and published by the State Bar of Wisconsin for Continuing Legal Education programs and seminars.
A Legal Guide for Wisconsin Farmers State Bar of Wisconsin 1988 Contributing author
"Foreclosing Foreclosure Proceedings: Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code," The Milwaukee Lawyer 1986 Author


Judge Dale E. Ihlenfeldt Bankruptcy Award (2012)
Best Lawyers in America, Milwaukee Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year (2012)
Best Lawyers in America, (2007-12)
Martindale Hubbell AV Rating, (1996-12)
Wisconsin SuperLawyers, Bankruptcy, (2007-12)
Milwaukee Magazine, Best Bankruptcy Lawyer (1999, 03)