Habush, Habush & Rottier: Green Bay Attorney elected Wisconsin Association of Justice president


Marta Fieweger (414) 390-5500

Habush, Habush & Rottier, S. C. ® Attorney, Edward J. Vopal, becomes WAJ President

Green Bay, Wis. – Edward J. Vopal, a shareholder at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C®’s Green Bay office, was elected

President of the Wisconsin Association for Justice (WAJ) at the organization’s Annual Meeting on Dec. 3. WAJ is the largest voluntary statewide bar organization in Wisconsin.

As president, Vopal is the highest ranking elected officer and the primary spokesperson for WAJ. Vopal’s duties as president are focused on protecting the personal and civil rights of Wisconsin citizens and furthering the WAJ’s goal of preserving a fair and effective justice system. Mr. Vopal has been an active member of the Wisconsin Association for Justice for more than a decade. He most recently served as president-elect in 2011.

“I am pleased to see Edward elected president of the Wisconsin Association of Justice. He has demonstrated a strong commitment to the rights of Wisconsin citizens in his own practice and I know he will bring that same commitment to his leadership of WAJ,” said Daniel Rottier, president of Habush, Habush & Rottier”.

Edward J. Vopal received his undergraduate degree in English, cum laude, from Northern Michigan University in 1991.

He received his juris doctor degree from Valparaiso University School of Law in 1994, graduating with Senior Honors.

He has also been certified as a Civil Trial Specialist with the National Board of Trial Advocacy in 2003. He has taught Trial Advocacy at the University of Wisconsin’s Law School. He resides in De Pere, Wisconsin with his Wife, Cindy.

They have three children.


Habush Habush & Rottier has served Wisconsin as a personal injury law firm for more than 75 years. The firm handles cases from simple auto accidents to complex and difficult claims involving catastrophic injuries or death from medical negligence, product or machine defects, or construction negligence. The firm has more National Board of Trial Advocacy certified trial lawyers than any other law firm in the United States. The firm also lists more past presidents of state and national trial lawyer associations, attorneys named among the best lawyers in America and law school instructors than any other personal injury law firm in Wisconsin. The firm has offices throughout Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Madison, Appleton, Green Bay, Racine, Kenosha, Lake Geneva, Wausau, Rhinelander, Sheboygan, Stevens Point and West Bend.