Mr. Crocker has been recognized in Best Lawyers in America® continuously since 1996, by Milwaukee Magazine as a “Best Lawyer” since 1990, listed in Wisconsin Super Lawyers® since 2005, and by the Milwaukee Business Journal as a “Forty under 40” in 1994. In 2008 and 2009 he was selected as one of the Top 50 Attorneys in Wisconsin by Law and Politics and Milwaukee Magazine. In 2011 he was selected to the Milwaukee Business Journal “Power Book”, a listing of the Milwaukee area’s most influential people. He was selected as Best Lawyers’ 2012 Milwaukee Litigation-Bankruptcy “Lawyer of the Year” and as Best Lawyers’ 2013 Milwaukee Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law “Lawyer of the Year.”
Mr. Crocker is a frequent lecturer on commercial and business matters. He has addressed the State Bar of Wisconsin, the Commercial Law League, the Seventh Circuit Bar Association, and has lectured at Marquette Law School, the University of Wisconsin Law School and the Northwestern University School of Law.
Mr. Crocker is a two term past president of the Milwaukee Bar Association Bankruptcy Section, a past board member of the State Bar of Wisconsin Debtor, Creditor and Insolvency Rights Section and currently a member of the Board of Governors of the 7th Circuit Bar Association and Chair of its Bankruptcy Law and Procedure Committee.
He is an active member of the greater Milwaukee community and is currently a member of the Greater Milwaukee Committee, the Milwaukee Metropolitan Association of Commerce, the Marquette Law School Board of Advisors, a Past Commodore and the current Judge Advocate of the Milwaukee Yacht Club, a member of the Board of Directors of the Milwaukee Club, a member of the Board of Directors of the Riverside and the Pabst Theaters, a member of the Board of Directors of Discovery World, Ltd. and chair of its Governance Committee, Campaign Treasurer for Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge Timothy Dugan, and is a Milwaukee County Court Commissioner.
experience in representation of various parties in significant bankruptcy cases of public record