The Wisconsin Trust Account Foundation works with civil legal aid organizations in Wisconsin to increase access to justice. We oversee funds and invest in services and projects to help people resolve legal problems.

List of IOLTA Participating Financial Institutions

Locate your IOLTA at a Prime Partner financial institution to get your IOLTA working harder to provide justice for all! Prime Partners go above and beyond, agreeing to pay at least 50 basis points above comparable rates. The financial institutions with * waive fees on IOLTA accounts. For a map of Prime Partner locations, see our online map.

*Bank Five Nine (Brookfield, Milwaukee, Hartland, Oconomowoc, Menomonee Falls, Glendale, Grafton, Germantown, Mequon, West Bend, Appleton, Kenosha, Madison, Rothschild, West Allis, New Richmond, Somerset)
*Bank of Sun Prairie (Sun Prairie, Cottage Grove)
*CIBC (Milwaukee)
*Citizens Bank (Mukwonago, Waukesha, East Troy, Eagle, Big Bend)
*Farmers & Merchants Bank (Berlin)

*Farmers State Bank (Hillsboro, Wonewoc, Readstown, LaFarge)
*First Federal Bank of Wisconsin (Milwaukee, Brookfield, Waukesha)
*Forte Bank (Milwaukee, Hartford, Slinger, Richfield)
*Incredible Bank (Eagle River, Merrill, Middleton, Minocqua, Rothschild, Tomahawk, Wausau, Weston)

*Landmark Credit Union (Madison, Sussex, Waukesha, Brookfield, Hartland, Wauwatosa, New Berlin, Germantown, Hubertus, West Allis, Muskego, Oconomowoc, West Milwaukee, Greenfield, Glendale, Franklin, Milwaukee, Hartford, Meqoun, Grafton, Cudahy, Oak Creek, West Bend, Watertown, Burlington, Racine, Juneau, Mayville, Beaver Dam, Fall River)
Mound City Bank (Platteville, Mount Horeb, Cuba City, Mineral Point, Belmont)
*Peoples State Bank (Bagley, Bloomington, Boscobel, Dickeyville, Eastman, Fennimore, Glen Haven, Lancaster, Mount Hope, Patch Grove, Potosi, Prairie du Chien, Seneca, Soldiers Grove, Viroqua, Wauzeka)
*Pyramax Bank (Franklin, Grafton, Greenfield, Mukwonago, South Milwaukee, Waukesha)
*River Bank (Bangor, Coon Valley, DeSoto, Ferryville, Holmen, La Crosse, Sparta, Stoddard, Tomah, Westby, West Salem)

*West Pointe Bank (Oshkosh)


Over 80% of our financial institutions generously waive fees on IOLTA accounts. These financial institutions are listed below. 

Advia Credit Union
Alliance Bank (Cochrane)
Alliance Bank (New Ulm)
Altra Federal Credit Union (no new accounts)
American Bank (Beaver Dam)
American National Bank Fox Cities
Badger Bank
Bank First NA
Bank of Brodhead
Bank of Deerfield
The Bank of Kaukauna
Bank of Lake Mills
Bank of Luxemburg
Bank of Mauston
Bank of Milton
The Bank of New Glarus
Bank of Prairie du Sac
Bank of Wisconsin Dells
Baraboo State Bank
Benton State Bank
Black River Country Bank
BLC Community Bank
BMO Harris Bank
Bonduel State Bank
Bremer Bank Services Center
Bristol Morgan Bank
Chippewa Valley Bank
CIBM Bank (Marine Bank)
Citizens Community Federal
Citizens First Bank
Citizens State Bank
Citizens State Bank of La Crosse
Citizens State Bank of Loyal
Clare Bank NA
Collins State Bank
Community Bank of Cameron
Community First Credit Union
Community First Bank
Community State Bank
Coulee Bank
Crossbridge Community Bank
Dairy State Bank
DMB Community Bank
Dupaco Community Credit Union
The Equitable Bank
Ergo Bank
Farmers & Merchants State Bank (Waterloo)
Farmers & Merchants Union Bank
Farmers Savings Bank

First American Bank (Kenosha)
First Citizens Bank
First Community Bank
First Mid Bank & Trust (Beloit)

First National Bank & Trust Company (Arcadia)
First National Bank & Trust Company (Beloit)

First National Bank of Bangor
First National Bank of River Falls-Prescott
First National Community Bank
First Resource Bank
First State Bank
First State Bank & Trust
Fortifi Bank
Forward Bank
Great North Bank
Greenwoods State Bank
Headwaters State Bank
Hiawatha National Bank
Huntington National Bank
Independence State Bank
Intercity State Bank
The International Bank of Amherst
Johnson Bank

JPMorgan Chase Bank
Lake Ridge Bank
Laona State Bank
Marathon Bank
National Exchange Bank & Trust
Nekoosa Port Edwards State Bank
Nicolet National Bank
Northern State Bank
Northern Trust Bank
Northwestern Bank
Oak Bank
Oakwood Bank
Old National Bank
One Community Bank
Park Bank (Holmen)
The Park Bank (Madison)
Partner’s Bank
The Peoples Community Bank
Peoples State Bank of Plainview
Peoples State Bank (Wausau)
Peshtigo National Bank
Pillar Bank
The Pineries Bank
PNC Bank
Port Washington State Bank
Premier Community Bank
Prevail Bank
Reedsburg National Bank – Branch of Baraboo State Bank
River Falls State Bank
Royal Bank
Security Bank
Security State Bank
Settlers Best Credit Union - Branch of Wings Financial Credit Union
Shell Lake State Bank
Shullsburg Community Bank – Branch of Benton State Bank
Spring Bank
Starion Bank
State Bank of Chilton
State Bank of the Lakes
Sterling Bank
Sugar River Bank (A Branch of The Bank of New Glarus)
Summit Credit Union
Superior Savings Bank
Tomah Area Credit Union
Town Bank
Union State Bank of West Salem
Unity Bank
U.S. Bank
Waumandee State Bank
Waunakee Community Bank (affiliated with Oregon State Bank)
Wells Fargo
Westbury Bank
Wisconsin Bank & Trust
Wisconsin River Bank
Wolf River Community Bank
Woodford State Bank

Below is a list of IOLTA participating financial institutions that do not waive fees on IOLTA accounts. 

Abby Bank
Associated Bank
Bluff View Bank
Capitol Bank
First Business Bank
First Citizens State Bank
Frandsen Bank & Trust
Horicon Bank
Ixonia Bank
Merchants Bank, NA
MidWestOne Bank
National Bank of Commerce
North Shore Bank
Royal Credit Union
Security Financial Bank
State Bank Financial
Stephenson National Bank & Trust
Tri City National Bank
Waukesha State Bank
Woodtrust Bank

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One of our longest-standing Prime Partners, Farmers State Bank goes above and beyond IOLTA participation requirements by paying additional interest on its clients' IOLTA accounts — helping to expand access to civil legal services in Wisconsin. Farmers State Bank's participation reflects an admirable commitment to justice for all in Wisconsin.

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