Jeremy focuses on Civil, White Collar, and Administrative Litigation; crisis management; political law; and the defense of regulated professionals. His clients include: businesses, owners, officers and directors / political organizations, public officials and institutions / regulated professionals including attorneys, judges, financial, and medical professionals. His practice has involved the representation of clients spanning the spectrum from the most vulnerable to the well-known and powerful. Jeremy emphasizes strategies fine-tuned to each client’s unique interests and needs.
After law school, Jeremy served as a judicial clerk to the Hon. John W. Reynolds in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin. He then spent 14 years with another respected Milwaukee, Wisconsin boutique law firm before joining Halling & Cayo, S.C.
Jeremy is admitted to all Wisconsin courts, state and federal, as well an the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Seventh and Tenth Circuits, and the United States Supreme Court.
Originally from New York City, Jeremy has made Milwaukee and Wisconsin his home for decades. When not working, he runs around with his venturesome daughter Simone and enjoys hiking, photography, gardening, cooking and travel.
Licensed since 1997
I have worked with Jeremy for a number of years. He is an excellent lawyer and excellent colleague. Jeremy's greatest strength is cutting through to the heart of an issue and seeing how to get to a resolution without the need for unnecessary theatrics or unproductive posturing.
Sean Sweeney Litigation Attorney
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Top 50 Attorneys||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2011|
|Top 50 Attorneys||Super Lawyers||2011|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2010|
|"Forty under 40"||Milwaukee Business Journal||2009|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2009|
|Rising Star||Super Lawers||2008|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2007|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2006|
|Attorney||Friebert, Finerty & St. John, S.C.||1998 - 2012|
|Clerk||Hon. John Reynolds, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin||1997 - 1998|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|American Bar Foundation||Fellow||N/A|
|Wisconsin Equal Justice Fund||Member, Board of Directors||N/A|
|Thomas E. Fairchild American Inn of Court||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Wisconsin and Milwaukee Bar Associations||Member||N/A|
|University of Wisconsin Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1997|
|University of Massachusetts, Amherst||Social Though and Political Economy||BA - Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa||1994|