Nicholas Vivian

My clients dream big and aspire for success. As their legal partner, I identify and implement the required steps and actions to achieve that success.

Phone: 715-808-8843

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Fax: 715-386-6456

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Areas of Practice

Nick is a shareholder with Eckberg Lammers and the lead attorney for the firm’s banking & finance, business and commercial real estate groups. Nick works regularly with financial institutions, local governments, and small businesses to achieve their business goals in a smart, cost-effective, results-oriented way. He also aggressively represents his clients in legal proceedings when issues arise. Nick specializes in:

  • Business organizations
  • Business succession planning
  • Commercial real estate
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Municipal counsel
  • Commercial lending & loan documentation

Nick is committed to helping local communities succeed through both municipal development and business growth, and his practice reflects that dedication.

Nick’s perspective combines the experience of representing lenders, municipalities, businesses, and individuals in complex legal matters. Having represented all sides in these transactions gives Nick the know-how to efficiently negotiate deals and close transactions. He is passionate about economic development and job creation. His love for business is evident in the representation of his clients.

When Nick isn’t advocating for clients, you’ll likely find him at either a hockey rink or baseball field in Western Wisconsin; where he lives with his wife and three sons.


Call 715-808-8843 or send an e-mail to schedule an appointment.


    • Rising Stars (2013 - 2016)
      – Super Lawyers Magazine


  • Minnesota
  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court – District of Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court
    – Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Appeals – 7th Circuit


  • Hamline University School of Law St. Paul, MN
    - J.D., magna cum laude
  • Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI
    - B.A., summa cum laude


  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
    - Member, Finance Committee Chair
  • 19th District Bar Association
    - Member & Past President


  • Hudson Daybreak Rotary 
    - Member & Program Coordinator
  • St. Croix Therapy
  • St. Croix Economic Development Corporation 
    - Member & Past Director
  • Innovation Foundation of Western Wisconsin

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