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Scott R. Halloin - Milwaukee, WI

839 North Jefferson StreetSuite 503 Milwaukee, WI 53202

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Updated: 10/28/2020

Milwaukee Lawyer


Scott is a shareholder attorney and the founding attorney Halloin Law Group, S.C., licensed in both Wisconsin and Illinois. For more than two decades, Scott has focused his practice on complex construction, construction-related insolvency, and insurance litigation.

Scott is an experienced construction and real estate litigator in Wisconsin...

About Scott R. Halloin

Practice Areas

  • Construction
  • Insurance
  • Bad Faith Insurance
  • Real Estate
  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Housing Defects
  • Business Disputes
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Recovery
  • Property Damage
  • Commercial Insurance
  • Property Insurance
  • Litigation and Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice (Federal & State)

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Founder and Attorney


  • English (Primary)


Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • Wisconsin, 1995
  • Illinois, 1990

Other Affiliations

  • Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Greater Milwaukee, associate member, 2015 - Present
  • National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), 2016 - Present
  • Metropolitan Builders Association of Greater Milwaukee (MBA), 2015 - Present
  • Wisconsin Builders Association (WBA), 2015 - Present
  • National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), 2015 - Present
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Milwaukee Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association


  • Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 1990
  • Lawrence University
    Honors: magna cum laude
    Major: English

Classes and Seminars

  • Insurance Coverage Litigation Boot Camp, National Business Institute, 2020
  • 30 Mistakes to Avoid When Negotiating Insurance Claims, National Business Institute, 2019 and 2020
  • Avoiding the Pitfalls of GMP Contracting, Lorman Education Services, 2018
  • Asbestos and Mesothelioma Claims Litigation, National Business Institute, 2018
  • Insurance Claim Delays, Denials, and Underpayment, National Business Institute, 2018
  • Bank and Construction Liens: Resolution of Lender, Construction and Equitable Lien Claims, Lorman Education Services, 2018
  • Secrets to Negotiating Insurance Claims Successfully, National Business Institute, 2017
  • Insurance Law Start to Finish, National Business Institute, 2017
  • The MBA Standard Contract, Metropolitan Builders Association (MBA), 2017
  • Linear Scheduling, Lorman Education Services, 2017
  • Public Contract Dispute Resolution, Lorman Education Services, 2016
  • Resolving First Party Insurance Coverage Disputes, National Business Institute, 2015
  • AIA Contracts in Wisconsin, Lorman Education Services, 2014
  • Public Contracts and Procurement Regulations in Wisconsin, Lorman Education Services, 2014
  • Don’t Get Sued! Practical Tips for Avoiding Real Estate Litigation, Halloin & Murdock, S.C., 2014
  • Important Modifications You Need to Make to Your Investigation of Fire and Water Loss Claims, Halloin & Murdock, S.C., 2014
  • Ten Ways to Improve the Accuracy of Your Xactimate Estimates, Halloin & Murdock, S.C., 2014
  • The First 45 Days: The Steps You Should Take If You Are Going To Be Sued, Halloin & Murdock, S.C., 2014
  • The Fundamentals of Construction Contracts: Understanding the Issues, Lorman Education Services, 2008
  • Prevailing Wage Law in Wisconsin, Lorman Education Services, 2008
  • How to Use and Manage GMP Contracts Successfully in Wisconsin, Lorman Education Services, 2008
  • Anatomy of a Construction Defect Claim
  • Building Codes in Wisconsin
  • Building Codes in Wisconsin: Out with the Old Code and in with the New
  • Concrete From A to Z
  • Ethics and Foreclosures
  • Implications of the Americans with Disabilities Act for Design Professionals
  • Managing Construction Projects
  • Priority Disputes: A Survey of Wisconsin and National Law
  • Survey of Mold Coverage Issues
  • The Mold Challenge in Wisconsin
  • The Wisconsin Law of Easements
  • Tricks, Traps & Ploys for Construction Claims
  • Understanding AIA Contracts
  • Why We Sue You: An Inside Look into Lawsuits Against Real Estate Brokers from the Perspective of a Plaintiff’s Lawyer
  • Wisconsin Foreclosure Law
  • Wisconsin Foreclosure Update
  • Public Contract Dispute Resolutoin, Lorman Education Services, 2020
  • Insurance Law: Hot Topics and Case Law, National Business Institute, 2020
  • How to Negotiate Personal Injury Claims with Insurance Companies, National Business Institute, 2020



  • Avvo "Superb" Rating, 2014 - Present
  • M Magazine Leading Lawyers, 2014, 2015
  • Law Firm of Halloin Law Group, S.C., Wisconsin Law Journal Reader Rankings, "Best Construction Law Firm" 2019

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Office Information


839 North Jefferson StreetSuite 503 Milwaukee, WI 53202


  • 414-732-2422

Offers Free Initial Consultation


Accepts Credit Cards


Office Hours

Monday through Friday: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm



  • How to Succeed Against the Odds (and Experts): Halloin Law Group, S.C. Case Proves You Don’t Always Get What You Pay For, Wisconsin Law Journal, April, 2016
  • Wisconsin Construction and Design Law, A State-by-State Guide to Construction & Design Law, American Bar Association, 1st Ed., 1998

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