Milwaukee 414.577.4000

Green Bay 920.436.0304


Jeffrey A. Schmeckpeper

Jeffrey represents clients in all types of disputes, such as product liability, insurance litigation, breach of contract, special education and related education litigation, and commercial disputes. In addition a significant portion of this practice involves counseling and advising clients with the intent of avoiding litigation where possible. He serves as Wisconsin counsel for multiple clients and serves as national coverage counsel for an insurance client.


  • J.D., Marquette University Law School, 1975
  • B.A., Cornell University, 1972


  • U.S. Court of Appeals – Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court-Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court-Western District of Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin

Honors & Recognitions

  • AV Rated in Martindale Hubbell

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Wisconsin Bar Association
  • Wisconsin Defense Counsel

Community Involvement

  • Chairman, Shorewood Board of Appeals, 2002-Present
  • Director, Shorewood Foundation, 1993-1998 & 2001-2004
  • Director, Shorewood School Board, 1991-2001
  • Member, Shorewood Library Board, 2002-present

State Decisions

Sands v. Whitnall School District, 2008 WI 89

Foremost Farms USA Coop. v. Performance Process Inc., 2006 WI App 246

Larson v. Burmaster, 2006 WI App 142

Chenequa Land Conservancy, Inc. v. Village of Hartland, 2004 WI App 144

Landshire Fast Foods of Milwaukee, Inc. v. Employers Mutual Cas. Co., 2004 WI App 29

Nelson v. McLauglin, 211 Wis. 2d 487 (Wis. 1997)


Federal Decisions

Charter Oak Fire Insurance Company v. Hedeen & Companies, 280 F.3d 30 (7th Cir. 2002)

C.T. v. School District of Necedah, 39 Fed.Appx.420 (7th Cir. 2002)

Edie F. v. River Falls School District, 243 F.3d 329 (7th Cir. 2001)