Christopher Rogers graduated from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 1995 where he was a note and comment editor for the Wisconsin Environmental Law Journal. After graduation, he worked for firms in Milwaukee and Madison, practicing insurance defense and defense litigation. In 1999, he began his work with Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® and is a shareholder with the firm. While initially practicing predominately in the firm’s Lake Geneva office, he worked and tried cases in Walworth, Kenosha and Racine counties. In 2004, he moved to the firm’s Madison office working on cases involving injuries from product defects, automobile accidents and general negligence. He has clients throughout the state of Wisconsin. Mr. Rogers was recently elected the State Bar of Wisconsin’s President-Elect. He will serve a one-year term as a President-Elect before becoming State Bar President on July 1, 2018. Additionally, he has been appointed as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an honor only one percent of lawyers licensed to practice in that jurisdiction may receive.
Chris has worked extensively with individuals with disabilities, specifically in the areas of community integration, employment and job training. He has coached girls’ basketball and worked as a Badger High School mentor and has participated as a mock trial judge. He also volunteers for the Waunakee Football Club and chaired last year’s fundraiser. Chris lives in Waunakee with his wife Corina and their three children, Nicholas (17), Abigail (15), and Danielle (13), and their dog, Charley.