Merton N. Rotter IN MEMORY 1930-2015

Esteemed attorney Merton Rotter passed away on December 1st, 2015 at the age of 85. Merton lived a fulfilling life as a devoted husband, father, grandfather and attorney. For 60 years Merton made law — work — for people improving Milwaukee improving Wisconsin and America.

Out of the office Merton actively contributed to Milwaukee’s Jewish Community as well our greater community.

The Warshafsky Personal Injury Law Firm was constructed brick by brick by great attorneys including Merton who applied higher intellect, incredible passion and unparalleled legal expertise to deliver the outcome all Warshafsky clients must have. Every Warshafsky attorney builds every case from principals, practices and methods Merton was instrumental to the development of. Every client Warshafsky succeeds for is part of Merton Rotters’ legacy. We will miss you, rest in peace Merton.

Admitted To Bar

1954, Wisconsin


Merton Rotter pursued his B.S. and J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Madison
B.S. 1952 | J.D. 1954

Honors & Activities

  • US Army, 1954-56; Far East Command (Korean Conflict)
  • Order of the Coif
  • Wisconsin Law Review
  • Past Officer and Director of the Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • American Association of Justice, Member
  • Wisconsin Bar Association, Member
  • Milwaukee Bar Association, Member
 Merton Rotter fought to maximize compensation for his clients with Warshafsky's team of Milwaukee personal injury and car accident lawyers.

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