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Sam Wayne

Sam Wayne

Practice areas:

Credit Repair, Business, Real Estate

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Credit Repair: 50%
    4 years
  2. Business: 35%
    6 years
  3. Real Estate: 15%
    6 years



Hourly ($200-275/hour), Contingent (45%), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Chad E. Kemp

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Chad Kemp Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Marc J. Adesso

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Marc Adesso Securities Offerings Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community



WIGood Standing200903/27/2015
ILVoluntarily Inactive201008/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
40 Under 40InBusiness Magazine2012
Professional Achievement AwardState Bar of Wisconsin, Young Lawyers Division2011
Sonnet Schmidt Edmonds Award for Excellence in Energy LawUniversity of Wisconsin Law School2009
First Place: Regional Negotiation CompetitionAmerican Bar Association, Law Student Division2008
Academic Achievement Award- NegotiationState Bar of Wisconsin2008
Janet Steiger FellowshipAmerican Bar Association, Antitrust Section2007
Robert M. La Follette FellowshipUniversity of Wisconsin2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerAttorney Sam Wayne2012 - Present
General CounselRonin Studios and Consulting, LLC2012 - 2014
AttorneyErhard & Payette, LLC2010 - 2012
OwnerWayne Business Law LLC2009 - 2010
Summer AssociateCadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP2008 - 2008


Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Wisconsin, Young Lawyers DivisionChair - Law School Committee2014 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, Young Lawyers DivisionBoard Member2011 - 2014
State Bar of Wisconsin Young Lawyers DivisionLegislative Affairs Committee2009 - 2011
State Bar of Wisconsin Young Lawyers DivisionProfessional Development Committee2009 - 2010


Publication NameTitleDate
State Bar of Wisconsin Young Lawyer NewsIncrease Public Defender Assigned Counsel Pay2010
Think of Everything, Act AccordinglyAll articles2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
University of WisconsinPublic AffairsMPA2005
Cornell UniversityPolicy Analysis and ManagementBS - Bachelor of Science2003

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
G. Steven Burrill Business Plan CompetitionEntity Selection2010