Anton B. Nickolai

Attorney Anton Nickolai

Of Counsel

Attorney Anton Nickolai grew up in the Burlington area and is proud to still call this community home. He advocates for his clients and prides himself on providing a high quality legal product.

His practice areas include collection defense, personal and business bankruptcy, foreclosure defense, debt settlement, estate planning and student loan law. Attorney Nickolai believes that an attorney should practice law on the highest degree of ethical standards.

He has previously practiced law in both Milwaukee and Kenosha. Anton resides in Burlington with his wife and five children. Quite active in community organizations, he feels it’s important to use his time and talents for the betterment of the community.

Practice Areas Include

  • Personal and Business Bankruptcy
  • Debt Settlement
  • Estate Planning
  • Student Loan Law


2005 – Marquette University, B.A.
2008 – The John Marshall Law School, J.D.

Licensed to Practice

Wisconsin, 2008
Illinois, 2009


Member, Immaculate Conception (St. Mary) Catholic Church, Burlington

Advocate, Knights of Columbus, Msgr. Heim Council, Burlington

Professional Organizations

American Bankruptcy Institute

State Bar of Wisconsin

Bankruptcy, Insolvency, and Creditor’s Rights Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin

Racine County Bar Association

Milwaukee Bar Association

National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

Burlington Area Chamber of Commerce

Waterford Area Chamber of Commerce

Speaking Engagements

Topic Organization Year
New Bankruptcy Rules, Forms and Feeds You Must Know National Business Institute 2015
Creditors’ Rights-Overview of Creditors’ Rights During Bankruptcy for Paralegals Institute for Paralegal Education 2015
The Means Test from Start to Finish National Business Institute 2015
Bankruptcy Basics: Boot Camp National Business Institute 2014
Creditors’ Rights During Bankruptcy National Business Institute 2014
Creditor Defenses in Bankruptcy National Business Institute 2013
Reaffirmations, Redemptions, and Surrender in Chapter 7 Lou Jones Breakfast Club 2013
Formulating a Confirmable Chapter 13 Plan National Business Institute 2012
Student Loans: Bankruptcy and Beyond Lou Jones Breakfast Club 2012
Impact of Lanning on Chapter 13 Cases   Milwaukee Bar Association 2011
Competing Petition, Chapter 13 Plan, and Lien Stripping Bankruptcy Chapter 7 and 13 Workshop 2011