Profile

Charles Domer

Domer Law, SC
3970 N. Oakland Ave.
Suite 201
Milwaukee, WI 53211-2265
(414) 312-4120
www.domerlaw.com


Attorney Charles F. Domer exclusively practices Wisconsin worker's compensation law, representing only injured workers. His advocacy earned him recognition in Best Lawyers in America and in Wisconsin Super Lawyers. He is co-author, with his law partner & father Tom, of West's treatise Wisconsin Workers' Compensation Law.

Charlie regularly makes presentations on worker's compensation topics for other lawyers and students (including lecturing at Marquette Law School, UW-Milwaukee, UW School for Worker's Compensation Institute, and the Wisconsin Workers' Compensation Forum). He has written articles about workers' compensation and employment law for the State Bar and the Wisconsin Lawyer magazine.

Professional organizations membership includes: the Workers Injury Law & Advocacy Group (WILG) (chair, Young Lawyers Committee), the Wisconsin Association of Workers' Compensation Attorneys (President, 2014), the American and Wisconsin Association for Justice, and the American, State, and Milwaukee Bar Associations.  Charlie also volunteered at the Marquette Legal Clinic and sits on the Board of Kids' Chance of Wisconsin, a non-profit providing scholarships for the children of seriously injured workers the job.  Charlie's educational allegiance is to the Badgers.  He received a B.S., with honors, as a Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  He earned his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, graduating magna cum laude, and a member of Order of the Coif.

Areas of Practice

100% Worker's Compensation Law

Bar Admissions

Wisconsin

Education

University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
J.D. magna cum laude
Honors: Member, Order of the Coif
University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.S.

Honors: With Honors

Honors: Phi Beta Kappa

Published Works

Wisconsin Workers' Compensation Law, West, 2010

Classes/Seminars

Vocational Retraining Benefits, Lorman Seminars, 2008
Permanent Total Disability under the "Odd Lot" Doctrine, State Bar of Wisconsin, 2007
Worker's Compensation Overview , University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, College of Health Sciences, 2009
Assessing Worker's Compensation Claims and Claimants , AON Claims Management Seminar, 2009
Disfigurement Claims , University of Wisconsin-Madison, School for Workers, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Vocational Retraining Benefits , Lorman, 2010
Checklist for Dealing with Medicare Issues: An Applicant Attorney's Perspective , WI Assoc. of Workers' Compensation Attorneys, 2011
Workers' Compensation Case Law Update , WI Assoc. of Workers' Compensation Attorneys, 2012
Workers' Compensation Case Law Update , WI Workers' Compensation Forum, 2012
Diagnostic Radiology and Workers' Compensation, with Dr. Karolyn Davidson , Wisconsin State Bar, 2013
Stacking, Subtracting, and Suffering: Calculating PPD , WI Assoc. of Workers' Compensation Attorneys, 2013
Document Management & Practice Management Software for the Workers' Compensation Practitioner , Wisconsin State Bar, 2013
Demystifying Workers' Compensation for Medical Professionals, 2013
Interesting Issues in Addressing Medical Bills , Wisconsin Association of Justice, 2014
Introduction to Workers' Compensation , University of Wisconsin-Madison, School for Workers, 2014
Child Support and Workers' Compensation , WI Assoc. of Workers' Compensation Attorneys, 2015
Introduction to Worker's Compensation & Legislative Update: University of Wisconsin-Madison School for Workers: Sept 2015
Changes in Worker's Compensation Law: Milwaukee Bar Association: June 2016
The Changing Face of Worker's Compensation: An Update on Legislative Change: Wisconsin Association of Justice: July 2016

Honors and Awards

Best Lawyers in America
Wisconsin Super Lawyers list, 2014-2016
Rising Stars List in Wisconsin Super Lawyers, 2008 - 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

Wisconsin Association of Workers' Compensation Attorneys, President, 2014
Workers Injury Law & Advocacy Group, Current Chair, Young Lawyers Committee
The Wisconsin Association for Justice, Member
The American Association for Justice, Member
The State Bar of Wisconsin, Member
The American Bar Association, Member
The Milwaukee Bar Association, Member

Pro Bono Activities

Founding Board Member of Kids' Chance of Wisconsin - a non-profit providing scholarships for the children of seriously injured workers on the job.