Eric R. Preu

Eric R. Preu

Associate
Location:
Waukesha, Wisconsin
Phone:
262-522-2280
Fax:
262-522-2289
Email:
Eric R. Preu is an associate attorney at Lanser Law Office in Waukesha, WI.   The focus of his practice is on representing individuals and small businesses in workouts, Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies.  He also assists Bruce A. Lanser, the proprietor of the firm, in his Chapter 7 panel trustee practice.  Before joining Lanser Law Office, he served as a law clerk to the Hon. Susan V. Kelley, Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.   He received a B.S. in biology from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and his law degree from Marquette University, where he served as the editor-in-chief of the Marquette Elder’s Advisor law journal.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy Law

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 2008
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2008
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 2009
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 2009

Education

  • Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • J.D. - 2008
    • Law Review: Marquette Benefits and Social Welfare Law Review (formerly Elder's Advisor), Editor-in-Chief, 2007 - 2008
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
    • B.S. summa cum laude - 2005
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    • Major: Biology

Published Works

  • Susan V. Kelley, GINSBERG AND MARTIN ON BANKRUPTCY (4th and 5th eds.), Assistant Editor

Classes/Seminars

  • Case Law Update, 2008, Annual Wisconsin Bar Association Bankruptcy Update
  • Panelist, 2013, Annual Wisconsin Bar Association Bankruptcy Section Retreat
  • Speaker, 2016, Bankruptcy 101: What Every Non-Bankruptcy Lawyer Should Know About Bankruptcy, Milwaukee Bar Association/E.D. Wisconsin Bar Association
  • Panelist, 2016, Annual Wisconsin Bar Association Bankruptcy Section Retreat

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Member, 2008 - Present
  • Waukesha County Bar Association, Member, 2011 - Present
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member, 2015 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Bankruptcy Court - E.D. Wisconsin, Law Clerk to the Hon. Susan V. Kelley, 2008 - 2009

Pro Bono Activities

  • Marquette University Law School Reunion Committee, 2012 - Present
  • Member, Local Rules Committee, Bankruptcy Court - E.D. Wisconsin, 2015 - 2016