Sczygelski Law Firm, Manitowoc Office Practice Areas

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Criminal & Civil litigation

Ralph deals with litigation on a daily basis. The key is careful preparation, but there is also no substitute for Courtroom savvy. Effective questioning and arguing, without nerves and passivity, are a hallmarks of our daily Courtroom practice. Of course, Ralph's years of experience as a prosecutor in the 1990's and 2000's help, and  technological savvy adds depth to the arguments we make on your behalf. Our firm has been practicing law in the Manitowoc Area for over 20 years.

Wills & Probate

Our firm is known for drafting professional Wills for less than $90. Our firm also charges less than the customary rate for probate. We believe that a high probate rate is an unnecessary burden for families. Our firm has a lot of experience in this area and we know how to create a Will to fit your individual needs. Our firm has managed hundreds of wills for members of the Manitowoc community over the last 20 years. 

Family Law

Divorces and paternity cases are the most sensitive areas of any small town practice. We recognize that people are often going through the worst times in their lives. Family Law is often associated with financial issues, emotional turmoil, and feelings of betrayal. The Sczygelski Law Firm has represented clients in nearly 1,000 of these cases. Our firm has the experience, patience, and assertiveness to get the best results. We can help you deal with the legal unpleasantness of your situation and get the worst behind you as quickly and painlessly as possible.


A DUI/DWI can have a significant impact on your daily life. The Sczygelski Law Firm has defended clients in many cases involving DUI and DWI over the last 20 years. Call our firm for a free consultation.


Negotiation is the daily work of a busy lawyer. The preparation and strategies that go into a successfully negotiated result are no accident.

Automotive Accidents

Our firm has recovered millions of dollars in settlements for our clients. We have found that insurance companies often try to "bully" individuals with terms like "contributory negligence", "immunity" and "pre-existing conditions". Our firm knows how to make sure our clients are treated fairly. Don't let an insurance company take advantage of you, contact us before you settle.