Our attorneys are supported by office staff members Jessica Schwartz, Cheryl Schraufnagel, Lara Birkholz and Vicki Gandolf. Our dedicated team is here to serve all your legal needs.
Jessica is a legal assistant focusing primarily on criminal and traffic matters as well as probate work. She serves as co-office manager for the firm. She graduated from Lomira High School as a member of the National Honor’s Society in 1995. She received her paralegal degree from Lakeshore Technical College in 1997 where she graduated with honors. She joined the firm in 1999. She enjoys spending time with her family as well as supporting her sons as they participate in a variety of activities.
Jessi lives just south of Fond du Lac with her husband and three sons.
Cheryl Schraufnagel has been a paralegal with the firm since 1991. She specializes in divorce/family actions, real estate, foreclosures, estate planning, and civil and small claims matters. Cheryl attended high school in Park Falls, Wisconsin, and received her paralegal degree in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Prior to employment with Zacherl, O'Malley & Endejan, S.C., she worked for National Presto Industries, Inc. in Eau Claire, Wisconsin in the corporate legal department.
She has served on the Board of Directors of the Lomira Athletic Association, coached soccer and taught religious education classes. Cheryl enjoys volunteering with various organizations, including Habitat for Humanity, local church and school activities and local food pantries. She lives in Lomira with her husband. She has three grown children.
Lara Birkholz has been a legal assistant with Zacherl, O’Malley & Endejan since 2005. She primarily works with worker's compensation, personal injury, small claims and civil cases as well as assists with tax preparation. She graduated from Winnebago Lutheran Academy in Fond du Lac and attended Martin Luther College in New Ulm, Minnesota. Lara lives in Fond du Lac with her husband and children and enjoys being active with her family and friends and volunteers at WLA and St. Peter’s.