John has more than 30 years of experience representing companies, business owners, investors and other individuals, as well as tax exempt organizations. Clients appreciate his pragmatic approach and his ability to focus on the task at hand. He assists with business law matters including business formations, corporate governance, obtaining start-up and ongoing debt and equity financing, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, business succession planning, commercial transactions, and joint venture, supply, distribution, employment and other contractual arrangements. He also has extensive experience in commercial and residential real estate sale, purchase and leasing transactions.
Many of John's clients are in the health care industry. He represents physicians and dentists, physician and dental groups and managed care organizations. Corporate health care law is highly regulated and dynamic, but John enjoys the challenge and finds it rewarding to work with those in the health care industry.
Membership & Involvement
Member: Waukesha County Bar Association
- Selected to The Best Lawyers in America© in Corporate Law: 2021, 2022
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On August 24, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released a draft of its strategic plan for 2022 – 2026, outlining its key initiatives for the next four years. The SEC’s mission is to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation. Its strategic plan is intended to further that mission by laying out goals that will guide its policy and decision making.
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Read Edna McLain’s recent article, “The Challenge of Serving in Black Robes, Not White Coats: The Second District Affirms the Denial of Patients’ Requests for Ivermectin” in IDC Quarterly!
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- Illinois Pre-Judgment Interest Statute Declared UnconstitutionalIllinois Pre-Judgment Interest Statute Declared Unconstitutional
On May 27, 2022, Judge Marcia Maras in the Circuit Court of Cook County issued a memorandum, holding Illinois’s recently enacted prejudgment interest statute unconstitutional, and holding that the legislation violated both the right of trial by jury and the prohibition against special legislation.
University of Wisconsin Madison Law School, J.D.
St. Norbert College, B.A.