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John T. Bannen

John T. Bannen

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Practice areas:

Trusts, Probate, Estate Planning, Employee Benefits

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Licensed since 1976

  1. Employee Benefits: 25%
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
  3. Probate: 25%
  4. Trusts: 25%

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Contact Info

Quarles & Brady LLP

411 East Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 2400
Milwaukee, WI, 53202-4461

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing197603/16/2015

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
N/AWisconsin Super Lawyer2008
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2008
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2007
N/AWisconsin Super Lawyer2007
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2006
N/AWisconsin Super Lawyer2006
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2005
Wisconsin Super Lawyer - Top 50Wisconsin Super Lawyer2005
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2004
AV ratedMartindale-HubbellN/A

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Wisconsin Society of Chartered Life Underwriters Director1996 - 1998
State Bar of Wisconsin, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law SectionDirector1990 - 1993
American College of Trust and Estate CounselFellow1990 - Present
Milwaukee Bar Association, Probate, Practice and Procedure SectionMember1987 - 1988
Milwaukee Bar Association, Legal Services For the Elderly CommitteeChairman1984 - 1986
State Bar of Wisconsin, Taxation Section, Inter-Professional Relations Accountants' CommitteeMember1976 - 1980
American Bar Association, Taxation SectionMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law SectionMemberN/A
American Society of Chartered Life UnderwritersMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Spring Issue of American College of Trust and Estate Counsel No Lapse Guarantee Life Insurance Policies: An Answer To An Insured's Prayer or a Fiduciary Nightmare2005
Planning for Distributions from Qualified Plans, IRAs, and Tax Sheltered Annuities - Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance CompanyPlanning for Distributions from Qualified Plans, IRAs, and Tax Sheltered Annuities2003
Milwaukee LawyerMarital Property Act Creates New Critical Notes in Probate1988

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee N/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2003
DePaul UniversityN/ALL.M - Master of Laws1989
Marquette UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Marquette University Law SchoolN/AUnknown1976
College of St. ThomasN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1973

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Employee Benefits Committee Meeting Changes in Medicaid Annuity Rules Under Deficit Reduction Act of 20052007
Seattle Washington Bar AssociationNo Lapse/Secondary Guarantee Life Insurance Policies: What Are They, What Are the Pros and Cons, What are the ILIT Fiduciary Concerns2005
ALI/ABA Sophisticated Estate PlanningNo Lapse/Secondary Guarantee Life Insurance Policies: What Are They, and Are They Appropriate for Estate Planning2005
Lorman Educational ServicesHow to Create Tax Favored Wealth With Life Insurance; The Use of Life Insurance In Sophisticated Estate and Income Tax Planning2002
ALI/ABA Sophisticated Estate PlanningSplit Dollar Life Insurance, What Happened, What to do Now2002

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