John P. Zabkowicz is our newest associate, joining the Pruitt Law Offices in August of 2019 with a specialization in estate planning, elder law, Medicaid and Title XIX. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science degree in economics and political science. After a career as a trader at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange where he specialized in the Eurodollar Options market, he pursued his Juris Doctorate at Marquette University, graduating in 2013. He began practicing law as an associate attorney with Schober Schober & Mitchell, S.C. and later at Moertl, Wilkins & Campbell, S.C. before joining Pruitt Law Offices S.C. His areas of expertise include estate planning, probate and trust administration, guardianships, irrevocable and special needs trusts, Medicaid and Title XIX and other elder law services. He is a member of the Nation Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and the Racine County Bar Association.
Legal/law philosophy: John feels strongly that the legal system should not be intimidating, and he works to make the system more understandable to his clients. He strives to use his expertise to make his client’s situations more manageable and understandable and to clarify difficult situations.
Personal: John is married to Megan, who is also an attorney, and has two daughters, Merryl and Margot. He enjoys spending time with his family, travelling and watching Wisconsin sports.