Wisconsin Business Lawyers

James Edward Lewis
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Green Bay, WI Business Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(920) 434-9977 2149 Velp Ave
Suite 206
Green Bay, WI 54303
Business, Bankruptcy, Construction and Divorce
University of Wisconsin Law School
Attorney Jim Lewis received his Bachelor Degree with highest honors from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse. He then went on to the University of Wisconsin and earned his Law Degree in 1998. Jim has appeared on behalf of his clients in 25 Wisconsin Counties and both Wisconsin Federal District Courts. Although he has previously handled controversies in almost every area of the law, Jim currently concentrates his practice in the areas of Bankruptcy, Business Reorganization and Collections. Jim also practices in the areas of Business and Estate Planning and Family Law. He is a...
Shawn G. Rice
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Grafton, WI Business Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(262) 375-0625 101 Falls Road
Ste 601
Grafton, WI 53024
Business, Collections, Estate Planning and Landlord Tenant
Marquette University
Shawn Rice practices primarily in the areas of mergers & acquisitions, corporate, business, real estate, banking & finance and estate planning. Shawn provides counsel and strategic direction to business clients and individuals, guiding them through a variety of transactional matters. Shawn focuses his practice on business, corporate and commercial matters. He advises businesses of all types and sizes, from closely-held, family companies to multi-national corporations. He has extensive experience providing counsel on general business matters such as start-up and formation, limited liability companies, joint ventures and partnerships, corporate governance, shareholder relations, bank and other financing, securities, real estate matters, and contracts...
Gregory J Vanevenhoven
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Kaukauna, WI Business Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(920) 558-9300 120 E. Fourth Street
Kaukauna, WI 54130
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of Wisconsin Law School
Greg Vanevenhoven is an attorney with Davidson Law Office where he concentrates his legal practice on assisting individuals, families, and businesses preserve their assets to create a lasting legacy for future generations. Greg also works with business owners to limit their liability exposure through focused contractual language in Buy-Sell Agreements, Purchase Agreements, and Service Contracts. In addition, Greg regularly handles real estate transactions, probate administrations, litigation matters, and a wide variety of municipal legal issues. Greg understands everyone has unique goals and objectives. By advising clients on an individual basis, Greg allows each individual to understand the available tools...
Thomas B. Burton
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Eau Claire, WI Business Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(715) 575-9732 310 Pinnacle Way
Suite #300
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Business, Estate Planning, Real Estate and Trademarks
University of Wisconsin Law School
Attorney Thomas B. Burton is an attorney licensed to practice law by both the Supreme Court of Wisconsin and the Supreme Court of Minnesota and the owner and operator of the Law Office of Thomas B. Burton. The Law Office of Thomas B. Burton provides estate planning and business law services to residents all across the states of Wisconsin and Minnesota. I offer affordable and predictable flat fee estate planning packages and business law services. Harnessing the power of technology, I operate a virtual law office out of my home office based in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. A "virtual office",...
Matthew D. Brehmer
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Neenah, WI Business Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(920) 725-2601 219 E. Wisconsin Ave
Neenah, WI 54956
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
South Texas College of Law
Matt grew up in the Fox Valley/Green Bay areas. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from South Texas College of Law while also receiving the Transactional Law Practice Certificate. During his college career, Matt had a wide variety of internships, all with a common aspect – research and writing. These opportunities have helped to develop his transactional legal skills. Prior to joining Remley & Sensenbrenner, he worked for a firm specializing in estate and tax planning for high income wealth individuals. He is co-author of, “Tax Planning Opportunities After the American Taxpayer Relief Act: Tools, Tips, and Tactics.” He continues to...
Brian R. Zimmerman
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(414) 727-6250 1011 N. Mayfair Road
Suite 204
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Free ConsultationMilwaukee, WI Business Law Attorney with 9 years experience
Business, Collections, Construction and Real Estate
Marquette University Law School
My practice is focused on the areas of construction law and real estate, and the unique legal challenges facing these areas.

From construction project disputes, to closing on complicated real estate transactions, I can assist you in resolving your legal needs. I regularly assist clients in contract negotiations, litigation and arbitration, lien filings and disputes, delay and warranty claims, theft by contractor, right to cure, home improvement practices claims, and foreclosure.

In addition to being a lawyer, I hold a degree in Civil Engineering, with a focus in construction project management, and have work experience as an engineering technician on various...
Kevin J. Palmersheim
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Middleton, WI Business Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(608) 836-6400 1424 North High Point Road
Middleton, WI 53562
Business, Securities and Trademarks
University of Wisconsin Law School
Kevin Palmersheim is a founding shareholder of the firm as well as its managing attorney. In addition to the knowledge and experience that Kevin brings to legal issues as a highly-experienced business attorney, he is also adept at being creative and flexible in representing clients' interests both in court and in negotiations. He excels at finding cost-effective strategies to resolve business disputes and execute complex transactions. In his work as a business attorney, Kevin routinely represents clients on a variety of business litigation matters and advises on a broad range of business transactions, such as contracts or clients buying and...
William F Sulton Esq.
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Waukesha, WI Business Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(414) 778-0700 3228 Turnberry Oak Dr
Waukesha, WI 53188
Business, Civil Rights and Employment
University of Wisconsin Law School
Kevin W. Davidson
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Green Bay, WI Business Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(855) 558-9300 2700 Vernon Drive
Green Bay, WI 54304
Free ConsultationBusiness, Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Marquette University Law School
Kevin is founding member of Davidson Law Office, LLP, and The Estate Planning Group. LLC, practicing in the areas of estate, business and asset protection planning. He is a graduate of Marquette University, with a Juris Doctorate degree from Marquette University Law School, a member of the Wisconsin Bar Association, former President of the Calumet County Bar Association, and former Member of the American Bar Association’s Advisory Panel. Attorney Davidson is a frequent lecturer and radio guest on matters of estate planning and asset protection.
Garet Galster
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Hartland, WI Business Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(262) 563-1438 1130 James Dr.
Ste 104
Hartland, WI 53029
Free ConsultationBusiness, IP, Patents and Trademarks
Marquette University Law School
John Dobogai
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Milwaukee, WI Business Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(414) 541-3570 6520 W Layton Avenue
L203
Milwaukee, WI 53220
Free ConsultationBusiness, DUI and Estate Planning
Northern Illinois University
Atty. John E. Dobogai III has been practicing law since 2000. Prior to beginning his private practice, he was a Wisconsin State Prosecutor. Dobogai Law Offices, LLC is a general practice serving the people of Wisconsin statewide since 2005. Atty. Dobogai currently serves as Municipal Judge in his hometown, the City of Cudahy. At Dobogai Law Offices, every client is treated with courtesy and is guaranteed effective representation. Our consistent track record of uncompromising ethics instills confidence and trust. Dobogai Law Offices, LLC is dedicated to achieving the best outcome for every client.
John W. Schuster
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Oshkosh, WI Business Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(920) 292-0000 2214 Omro Road
Oshkosh, WI 54904
Business, Collections and Real Estate
University of Iowa
Atty. John W. Schuster, MBA is the owner of Caliber Law, S.C. and uses his strong business background to provide his clients smart, practical legal advice. John practices in the areas of Business Law and Real Estate and he has performed a wide range of business transactions involving mergers and acquisitions, large-scale buy-outs, business start-ups, small business transactions, private and bank financing transactions, and commercial and residential real estate transactions of all sizes. John enjoys working with both small and large businesses and understands the ins-and-outs of businesses, business disputes, and their practical needs.
Daniel B Purtell
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Madison, WI Business Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(608) 833-4001 7633 Ganser Way
Suite 100
Madison, WI 53719
Free ConsultationBusiness, Elder and Estate Planning
University of Wisconsin Law School
He is the co-author of Your Life, Your Legacy (2003) and has written numerous published articles on various estate planning topics. Attorney Purtell is an active member of WealthCounsel, the Wisconsin Council of Estate Planning Attorneys (past-President), the Madison Estate Council, the State Bar of Wisconsin (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), and the Dane County Bar Association. He is also committed to his community through involvement in the Optimist Club of Cross Plains (past-President), being an active parish member of St. Francis Xavier Parish, and through his appointment to the Chair of the Personnel Committee for the Village...
Forrest John Crawford
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Cottage Grove, WI Business Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(608) 616-0529 P.O. Box 212
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation, Estate Planning and Trademarks
University of Wisconsin - Madison
At Hometown Legal Services, our goal is to bring affordable, efficient legal services to our clients. Operating as a virtual office, we do not have a brick and mortar location. We use technology, community resources, and work/home visits to reduce your costs and the hassle of meeting with an attorney. Being a virtual office does not mean we are located somewhere a thousand miles away. We live and base our operations out of the Village of Cottage Grove, and service the local communities. We offer free consultations, flexible pricing and payment schedules, and quick turn around. ...
Bryan Thomas Kroes
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(414) 727-6250 1011 North Mayfair Road
Suite 204
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
Free ConsultationWauwatosa, WI Business Law Attorney with 5 years experience
Business, Construction, Entertainment & Sports and Real Estate
Marquette University Law School
BRYAN T. KROES, is an attorney with Hurtado Zimmerman SC, practicing in the areas of construction and real estate litigation, construction contract negotiation and preparation and related intellectual property law, commercial and residential real property acquisition, and public bond finance. He has broad experience representing trades contractors, designers and owners in matters related to perfection of lien rights, construction disputes, property purchases, sales and leasing, and intellectual property protection. Like every member of the Hurtado Zimmerman executive team, Bryan pairs legal expertise with boots on the ground practical experience - before practicing law, Bryan worked as a construction laborer and...
Jeffrey Lee Murrell
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Milwaukee, WI Business Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(414) 224-0668 P.O. Box 579
Milwaukee, WI 53201
Free ConsultationBusiness, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Divorce
Marquette University
Admitted to practice law in Wisconsin since 1995, I have had my own law practice since 1997. Based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, my practice concentrates on litigation in the areas of criminal defense (all levels, state & federal), family law (divorce, child custody/support, paternity), personal bankruptcy (and alternatives), state & municipal licensing and other areas. I am admitted to practice in Wisconsin and in both the U.S. District Courts of the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin. I earned my B.A. at the University of New Orleans in 1991 and my J.D. from Marquette University Law School in 1995. I am...
J. Thomas Haley
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Middleton, WI Business Law Attorney with 44 years experience
(608) 836-6400 1424 North High Point Road
Middleton, WI 53562
Business
University of Wisconsin - Madison
During my early years of practice I represented clients in divorce, bankruptcy, collections, DUI, business and criminal (including bank robbery and first degree murder). Since then I have consistently narrowed my practice until it was primarily civil litigation, with an emphasis in business litigation.
Candice C.M. Tlustosch
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La Crosse, WI Business Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(608) 345-2121 P.O. Box 638
La Crosse, WI 54602-0638
Business, Criminal, Family and Workers' Comp
University of Wisconsin Law School
After working in a firm for the first four years out of law school, Candice opened her own law practice in Sparta, Wisconsin. While she thoroughly enjoyed the six years she spent working across multiple counties and a wide range of legal areas, Candice sought and received a judicial appointment to complete a term as La Crosse County Circuit Court Branch 5 Judge. Now that her term has concluded, Candice has returned to private practice with increased skill and knowledge to better serve her clients.
Johanna Kirk
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Superior, WI Business Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(715) 718-2424 1418 Tower Avenue Suite #6
Superior, WI 54880
Free ConsultationBusiness, Education, Elder and Estate Planning
Hamline University
I was raised in rural central Wisconsin. I graduated from UW-Superior and Hamline University School of Law. After spending years working at a traditional small firm I opened my solo office in 2013. My goal is to provide clients the value they want - quality legal services at a reasonable and affordable cost.
Andy J. Rossmeissl
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Appleton, WI Business Law Attorney with 13 years experience
800 N. Lynndale Drive
Appleton, WI 54914
Business, Employment, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Marquette University Law School
Andrew Rossmeissl joined the Herrling Clark Law Firm in July, 2005. His practice includes varied areas, with a concentration in the areas of business, real estate, banking, municipal, litigation and transactions. Originally from Appleton, Wisconsin, Andrew graduated from Appleton East High School in 1996. He then attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison, majoring in economics. As a junior, he attended the London School of Economics on the prestigious Hansard Scholarship. After a brief stint at a Fortune 500 company in Dallas, Texas, he returned to Wisconsin to begin his legal education at Marquette University Law School, where he earned his...
James W. McNeilly Jr.
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La Crosse, WI Business Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(608) 782-4262 3819 Mormon Coulee Road
La Crosse, WI 54601
Free ConsultationBusiness, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Foreclosure Defense
University of Wisconsin - Madison
James W. McNeilly, Jr., is the principal of Law Offices of James W. McNeilly, Jr. LLC, with offices in La Crosse and Kenosha Counties, where he focuses on bankruptcy, estate planning, real estate and business law. Jim is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, the Commercial Law League of America and the American Bankruptcy Institute. He has a BSSW from UW - La Crosse and obtained his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin in 1981. He has been a Chapter 7 Panel Trustee in the Western District of Wisconsin since 1987 and...
Jason Daniel Baltz
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Shorewood, WI Business Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(414) 375-0797 4431 North Lake Drive
Shorewood, WI 53211
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, DUI and Family
Marquette University
Jason D. Baltz is primarily a criminal defense attorney in Mikwaukee, but he also takes on cases for family law, personal injury, and business law. To contact Attorney Baltz about your legal matter, visit his website, or call his office today!
Patrick J. Taggart II
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Sauk City, WI Business Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(608) 643-3391 1730 Community Drive
Sauk City, WI 53583
Business, Collections, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Marquette University Law School
Patrick Taggart II grew up in Sauk City, Wisconsin. After graduating from Marquette University Law School, he returned to the Sauk City and Prairie du Sac area and joined the law office as an associate attorney. In 2001, Patrick became a partner of the firm. He is a general practice lawyer, whose areas of expertise include: Estate Planning, Probate, Business Law, Litigation, Real Estate Law, Collections, Construction Law, Administrative Law, Banking Law, Employment Law, Municipal Law, Landlord & Tenant Law and Personal Injury. In April of 2011, Patrick Taggart II was awarded an AV® Preeminent ™ Peer...
James Phelan
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Neenah, WI Business Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(920) 725-2601 219 E. Wisconsin Ave
Neenah, WI 54956
Free ConsultationBusiness, Elder, Employment and Real Estate
Baylor Law School
Jim grew up in Little Chute and received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. He graduated with honors from Baylor University Law School where he was an Executive Editor of the Baylor Law Review. After graduating law school, Jim took a position in Superior, Wisconsin where he practiced for 3 years before relocating back to the Fox Cities in 2010 to join a general practice law firm. At his previous firm, Jim represented local and regional businesses and financial institutions in employment matters and civil litigation. Jim joined Remley & Sensenbrenner in August...
Charles D. Koehler
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Appleton, WI Business Law Attorney with 40 years experience
800 N. Lynndale Drive
Appleton, WI 54914
Business, Employment, Municipal and Real Estate
University of Wisconsin Law School
Attorney Chuck Koehler has been a shareholder with the Herrling Clark Law Firm for over 25 years. His practice is concentrated in areas of business and personal financial matters, business transactions and real estate, municipal law, and related disputes, and litigation in these areas of law. Specific subjects in these areas of practice include real estate, employment, creditors' rights, municipal matters, banking, partnerships, limited liability companies, corporate law, purchase and sale of businesses, bankruptcy, and estate and business transition planning and strategies.
David Welles
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Wausau, WI Business Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(715) 843-6700 513 Grant St
Wausau, WI 54403
Business, Administrative, Construction and Environmental
University of Wisconsin - Madison
David Welles is a partner practicing in the areas of business law, real estate and transactional matters. His experience includes: Advising individuals and business entities at all stages, including entity selection and formation, day-to-day business operations and the selling and buying of businesses Drafting, negotiating and providing advice to parties with regard to contract matters of many types, including purchase agreements, supply agreements, employment contracts, non-compete agreements, shareholder agreements, stock purchase agreements, asset purchase agreements and development agreements Representing parties in the purchase, sale, construction and development of single and multi-family residential real estate Representing parties in construction disputes Assisting purchasers, sellers, contractors and developers...
James Rudd
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Neenah, WI Business Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(920) 725-2601 219 E Wisconsin Ave
Neenah, WI 54956
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
Marquette University Law School
Jim was born and raised in Janesville, Wisconsin. During law school, he clerked for the IRS researching areas of the federal income tax laws. Jim spent several years working for Ernst & Young in Milwaukee as a tax manager before relocating to the Fox Valley to join Remley & Sensenbrenner in 1991. His primary practice focuses in business/corporate, tax, estate planning, and real estate. Jim and his wife, Deb, live in Neenah and have two children. Most of Jim’s hobbies involve outdoor activities, such as fishing, hunting, and downhill skiing.
William A. Swendson
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Oconomowoc, WI Business Law Lawyer with 45 years experience
(262) 567-8454 1300 Summit Avenue, Suite 202
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Business, Elder and Estate Planning
University of Wisconsin Law School
I genuinely believe that the value of life comes from service to others. I have dedicated more hours to this philosophy than our business manager would care to imagine. I have been rewarded kindly in the friends that I have made, the lessons that I have learned and the impact that I have made on the community. I never stop hunting for the next project. My service to the community has been very broad in scope. I have served as a member of the Oconomowoc school board, the Oconomowoc Hospital Foundation, and as a trustee of St. Jerome’s Catholic...
Greg P. Curtis
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Appleton, WI Business Law Attorney with 28 years experience
800 N. Lynndale Drive
Appleton, WI 54914
Business, Elder, Probate and Real Estate
University of Wisconsin Law School
Attorney Greg Curtis is a shareholder with the Herring Clark Law Firm, Ltd. Greg joined the firm immediately after earning his doctorate in law from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 1990. Since that time, Greg has concentrated his practice in the areas of business and corporate law, estate planning, elder law, real estate, and business succession planning. Greg also spent numerous years representing various municipalities as a town, city, or village attorney. Greg’s remarkable acumen in business matters can be attributed to years of experience handling complex matters such as: the forming of corporations and limited liability...
Hon. Linda M Van De Water (Ret.)
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Brookfield, WI Business Law Attorney with 30 years experience
(262) 424-8004 20945 Bartlett Drive
Brookfield, WI 53045
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
Marquette University Law School
I formed CCMA SOLUTIONS, LLC (Consultation, Collaboration, Mediation & Arbitration) and mainly focus on Alternative Dispute Resolutions as a Certified Mediator. My 27 years of practice as a lawyer and 12 years as a Waukesha County Circuit Court Judge, along with my Mediation Certification from Northwestern University, give me a unique ability to resolve a multitude of cases fairly and efficiently without having to waste time and money litigating them in court. Although many of my cases are Divorce and Paternity, I have also Mediated a multitude of topics including: Contract disputes, Landlord/Tenant leases, Probate disputes, Real...
W. Craig Olafsson
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Wausau, WI Business Law Attorney with 46 years experience
(715) 845-1805 1 Corporate Dr, Ste 400
Wausau, WI 54401
Business, Employment, Health Care and Real Estate
Marquette University Law School
Maxfield (Max) Neuhaus
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River Falls, WI Business Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(715) 425-7281 219 N. Main Street
River Falls, WI 54022
Free ConsultationBusiness, Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Hamline University School of Law
Max Neuhaus is a partner in the firm specializing in wills, trusts, probate, estate planning, business, and real estate. Aside from his private practice, Max serves as a Wisconsin Supreme Court appointed Special Investigator, as well as a Judge appointed trustee, mediator, and guardian ad litem in cases where children have been injured. Over the years, Max has served the community as President of the River Falls Chamber of Commerce, President of the Pierce County Economic Development Corporation, President of the St. Croix Valley Bar Association, and President of the St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice Program.

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Robert E Holtz
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Mequon, WI Business Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(262) 241-1616 1001 W. Glen Oaks Lane, Suite 210
Mequon, WI 53092
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
University of Wisconsin Law School
Rob has enjoyed the opportunity to practice law in Southeastern Wisconsin for over 33 years. Rob and his wife, Ann, have three children, including twin daughters (UW-Madison graduates) and a son, and they reside in Mequon. Rob is responsive to questions from both individuals and business owners, and has handled a variety of cases and projects in the areas of estate planning, wills, elder law, trusts, probate, tax, small business, business sales and acquisitions, real estate, litigation and general practice. Rob is also a Certified Public Accountant (Wisconsin, 1987-present).
Sarah Lynn Ruffi
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Wausau, WI Business Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(715) 843-0800 627 Jackson St
Wausau, WI 54403
Business, Collections, IP and Landlord Tenant
Marquette University Law School
You won't find business as usual around here!

The Ruffi team understands how distracting and time consuming legal needs can be. Sarah Ruffi founded Ruffi Law Offices, S.C. in 2004 with a clear vision to create a law practice with a broad base of business law experience designed to make legal issues worry-free. Sarah strives to give all of her clients peace of mind by being their in-house counsel at the other end of the telephone line.
Jason J. Heinen
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Brookfield, WI Business Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(262) 785-9000 14170 West Greenfield Avenue
Brookfield, WI 53005-7006
Business, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Liberty University School of Law
My grandfather’s great grandfather came to Milwaukee in 1867, the same year Jacob Leinenkugel and John Miller started a brewery in Chippewa Falls. However, instead of being skilled at brewing beer, Grandpa Heinen had a passion for woodworking. He started a cabinet shop out of his home and ran his small business off Market Street for over 15 years. Numerous people throughout Wisconsin have a passion for the skills and talents God gave them; they pour their lives into families and businesses they cherish. My passion is legal counseling and advocating for those brewers, woodworkers, and...
Nicholas A. Heike
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Mondovi, WI Business Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(715) 926-5007 135 E. Main St.
Mondovi, WI 54755
Business, Collections, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Drake University Law School
I have been practicing in the areas of real estate, business counseling, banking, and estate planning for over a decade. I assist in handling both simple and complex real estate matters, including 1031 exchanges, condo conversions, boundary disputes, and all transfers of real property. I continue to work with both businesses and individuals, providing counsel on the formation and operation of businesses of varying sizes in addition to reviewing contracts and assisting with business and real estate transactions. In addition, I provide clients with sound legal advice regarding their estate planning and farm succession matters.
Janice Gauthier
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Milwaukee, WI Business Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(414) 270-3855 126 North Jefferson Street
Suite 230
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Business, Communications, Construction and Real Estate
Harvard Law School
Attorney focused on business law, real estate law, startup law & nonprofit law in Wisconsin & Illinois, including Milwaukee, Chicago & Madison
Scott J. Curtis
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La Crosse, WI Business Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(608) 433-2250 201 Main Street
Suite 1000
La Crosse, WI 54601
Free ConsultationBusiness, Elder, Estate Planning and Tax
Creighton University School of Law
Attorney Scott J. Curtis, a shareholder with the firm, practices in the areas of probate estates & trusts, general business law, estate planning, business formation & administration, business succession planning, estate and trust litigation, real estate, non-profit organizations, professional practices, estate planning, and general litigation.

Proficient in comprehensive estate planning, Mr. Curtis structures succession and estate plans for owners of family businesses engaged in numerous industries. In the field of probate and trust administration, Mr. Curtis has a reputation for success handling multi-million dollar estates, including contested estates. Mr Curtis has worked with clients to structure...
Tyler J. Claringbole
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Appleton, WI Business Law Lawyer with 3 years experience
(920) 739-7366 800 N. Lynndale Drive
Appleton, WI 54914
Business, Employment, Municipal and Real Estate
University of Wisconsin Law School
Tyler Claringbole joined Herrling Clark Law Firm in 2015 after clerking with the firm for over a year. Tyler has a general practice with an emphasis on business law and related issues, including all of the following: business litigation and transactions, contracts, employment law, real estate, municipal law, bankruptcy, and estate planning.
Heidi Marie Eglash
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La Crosse, WI Business Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(608) 782-6110 Spruce Center
1212 Horton Street, Suite 100
La Crosse, WI 54601
Business, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Foreclosure Defense
Tulane University School of Law
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