Jesse Blocher is shareholder with Habush Habush & Rottier and practices in the firm’s Waukesha office. He represents injured individuals in a variety of cases from automobile collisions to complex products liability claims. Large or small, Jesse attempts to prepare each case as if it will someday be argued to a jury. This philosophy helps to ensure that each case gets the attention it deserves. While most cases settle out of court, he believes that being prepared to go forward with a trial helps to obtain the best possible outcome for the client.
Jesse is a Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, having successfully conducted numerous jury trials throughout the State. He has also litigated several appeals and has argued before the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Jesse has received numerous professional honors, including: being named a Super Lawyer by Milwaukee Magazine since 2013; and being named an Up and Coming Lawyer by the Wisconsin Law Journal in 2013. Jesse was recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers from 2011-2012 and was named one of M Magazine’s “Leading Lawyers” from 2012-2014. Jesse was also included in the “Top 40 under 40” by the National Trial Lawyers. Jesse is AV Preeminent Rated on Martindale-Hubbell and has a 10.0 Rating on Avvo.
Jesse volunteers his time for a number of organizations. He is the President-Elect and Litigation Section Chairman of the Waukesha County Bar Association. He was recently elected to a two-year term to serve on the Wisconsin State Bar’s Board of Governors. He is a member of the amicus committee and co-chair of the jury instruction committee of the Wisconsin Association for Justice, an organization dedicated to helping those harmed by negligent and intentional wrongdoing. Jesse has published numerous articles and presented at legal seminars on topics relating to his practice, including two articles entitled “Earn Your Stripes, Part 1: How to Get Civil Trial Experience” and “Earn Your Stripes, Part 2: How to Get Through a Civil Trial” which were published by Wisconsin Lawyer. For ten years, Jesse has helped aspiring lawyers by coaching moot court teams at Marquette University Law School.
Jesse is a summa cum laude (top 1% of class) graduate of the Marquette University Law School. He obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Outside of work, Jesse enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, playing golf, and staying active in his community.