Eugene M. LaFlamme

Eugene M. LaFlamme

Martindale-Hubbell Rating

Equity Partner

N19 W24200 Riverwood Dr.
Suite 125
Waukesha, WI 53188

Office: 262-522-7000

Direct: 262-522-7026

Fax: 262-522-7020

Email: ELaFlamme@MLLlaw.com

EUGENE M. LaFLAMME is a partner at McCoy Leavitt Laskey LLC. He primarily works out of the Milwaukee office and is also the managing partner of the Chicago office. Eugene has been Peer Review Rated as AV® Preeminent™, the highest performance rating in Martindale-Hubbell's peer review rating system. 

Eugene has defended clients throughout the country and tried numerous cases to verdict. His practice focuses on the defense of companies facing catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, and property damage claims. He has extensive experience defending complex fire and explosion claims, product liability matters, construction cases, and architectural/engineering negligence matters. Eugene has had his trial victories highlighted in publications issued by the Defense Research Institute and the Wisconsin Law Journal. He has also been recognized as a Wisconsin Super Lawyer.   

Eugene is the founding co-chair of CLM’s fire and explosion committee and the past president and current board member of CLM’s Southeast Wisconsin chapter. He is also a board member for the Hearth Patio Barbecue Educational Foundation, a trade organization comprised of companies involved in the fireplace and barbecue industries. Additionally, Eugene is a frequent presenter and author for numerous national and local conferences and publications.

Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Reviews

Martindale Hubble AV Rating

Overall Peer Rating

In Litigation, Products Liability and Insurance

4.9 out of 5.0

Legal Knowledge

4.9

Analytical Capabilities

5.0

Judgment

5.0

Communication Ability

4.9

Legal Experience

4.9

  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 01/02/15

5.0 out of 5.0

Eugene is a smart, versatile lawyer. Excellent at handling complex fire and explosion matters. Deep knowlege of technical and expert issues, as well as relevant legal considerations.

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/20/14

5.0 out of 5.0

Mr. LaFlamme possesses a great deal of expertise in litigation. He is also a highly ethical attorney.

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/16/14

4.6 out of 5.0

Eugene is a confident, knowledgeable and results driven litigator. He acquits himself, in both his personal and professional endeavors, in a manner that favorably reflects upon the legal profession.

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/15/14

5.0 out of 5.0

Eugene is very active in serving industry nonprofit organizations.

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/14/14

5.0 out of 5.0

He was opposing counsel in a construction case. We engaged in comprehensive discovery and the matter was appropriately settled.

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/12/14

5.0 out of 5.0

I have know Attorney Eugene LaFlamme for over 10 years and have had several cases with him. He is an extrmely bright, extremely competent attorney.

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/11/14

5.0 out of 5.0

I know Eugene well, and he is a fine attorney and fine man. I strongly endorse him.

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/10/14

5.0 out of 5.0

Attorney La Flamme is even-keeled throughout the litigation process regardless of whether you are his adversary or co-counsel, he maintains a healthy and appropriate sense of humor to balance tense situations, and delivers a wealth of experience in a modern technology fashion.

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/10/14

4.2 out of 5.0

Eugene is a knowledgable attorney who is a pleasure to work with.

Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 12/10/14

5.0 out of 5.0

I had a complicated case with Mr. La Flamme involving questions of Governmental Immunity as well as complex questions concerning the building of roads, construction standards, and contractual obligations. He was very skilled in taking and defending depositions, and the briefs he submitted to the Court were first rate. Very well prepared. he was a very effective advocate for his client.