Attorney Pasquale moved to Wisconsin in 2008, teaming up with some of the best lawyers in the state and opened law offices in Appleton, Oshkosh, Green Bay and Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Nicholas is recognized by his peers and judges is an expert lawyer in family law, consumer protection, and bankruptcy. Particularly in family law matters, people from all over Wisconsin seek out Attorney Pasquale’s specialized expertise to help them with their case, whether it is in the initial case or post-judgment. Attorney Pasquale is a skilled litigator, handling divorce actions ranging from minimal to multi-million dollar estates with business interests.
By having a thorough understanding of Family Law, Bankruptcy Law, and the interplay between those two areas, Attorney Pasquale distinguishes himself from most other lawyers practicing in those fields. He is frequently consulted by other attorneys on the how bankruptcy can impact a divorce actions and provided continuing legal education presentations to judges and attorneys on the subject. He believes that understanding family law alone would provide the bare minimum in legal services to his clients. Nicholas has developed a significant knowledge base on how various areas of law impact family law cases, including, but not limited to: federal and state tax law, collections law, bankruptcy law, immigration law, estate planning and probate law, and real estate law. Because of his broad and substantial understanding of law and how they impact family cases, he can provide higher quality legal representation to his clients than the general family law practitioner.
Attorney Pasquale believes most cases can be handled efficiently and favorably by creating a compassionate and cooperative atmosphere for adverse parties to negotiate fair and reasonable agreements. Especially when children are involved, Nicholas firmly believes that adverse parties should take ownership of their case and come to reasonable compromises. However, in those cases where an acceptable settlement cannot be reached, Attorney Pasquale’s litigation knowledge and experience is used to fiercely represent the interests of his clients.
Areas of PracticeFamily Law Divorce Legal Separation Annulment Paternity Child custody Child placement Child support Maintenance/Spousal Support/Family Support/Alimony Property Division Pro se family law services Mediation services Modification of orders Pre-marital/pre-nuptial agreements Post-martial/post-nuptial agreements Debt Relief/Consumer Protection Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Voluntary Amortization of Debts/"Chapter 128" Claims under Fair Debts Collections Practices Act/Wisconsin Consumer Protection Act Real Estate Transactions Estate Planning Probate Contract drafting and disputes
AdmissionsState Bar of Wisconsin United States District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
Professional MembershipsState Bar of Wisconsin Public Education Committee Member State Bar of Wisconsin member Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Creditors Rights section Family law section – Wisconsin State Bar Sheboygan County Bar Association Outagamie County Bar Association Winnebago County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division – Wisconsin State Bar United States District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
Awards and NominationsNational Trial Lawyers Top 100 Lawyer Top 40 under 40 American Society of Legal Advocates Top 40 under 40 National Trial Lawyer Client’s Choice Award for Avvo Top Contributor for Family Law and Bankruptcy for Avvo National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys Top 10 under 40 for the State of Wisconsin
"He is compassionate, extremely knowledgeable and listens to you." – Terri, a divorce client
"I highly recommend him to anyone." – Kea, a family law client