Hon. Jon E. Fredrickson is a circuit court judge in Racine County. Prior to his appointment to the bench in 2018, he was a trial attorney who litigated high-exposure complex insurance coverage disputes, professional liability claims, product liability cases, and toxic tort cases for Fortune 500 companies.
He served as panel counsel for some of the nation’s largest insurers, and had the honor of being an invited lecturer on Wisconsin insurance law for the complex claims directors of a Fortune 10 insurer.
Judge Fredrickson has argued in front of the Wisconsin Supreme Court on behalf of the insured in Marks v. Houston Casualty Company, a case which resulted in the clarification of Wisconsin’s duty to defend law.
He is admitted to practice in the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals as well as in all state and federal courts in Wisconsin. He earned his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Marquette University Law School. Prior to law school, he was a licensed insurance agent in Wisconsin