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  1. Tax: 25%
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
  3. Business: 25%
  4. Corporate: 25%

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Meissner Tierney Fisher & Nichols Sc

111 E Kilbourn Ave
19th FL
Milwaukee, WI, 53202-6633


WIGood Standing196603/14/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2013
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2012
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2012
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2011
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2010
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2010
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2009
ListedWisconsin Super Lawyers2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of WisconsinMemberN/A
Milwaukee Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Professional Institute of Tax StudyMemberN/A
Milwaukee Estate Planning AssociationMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Journal of Passthrough EntitiesLessons in Entity Choice and Life from the Dodger Purchase Transaction2012
LexisNexis publicationPartnership Mergers and Divisions and the Mixing Bowl2011
Journal of Passthrough EntitiesProblems with Debt in Intentionally Defective Grantor Trusts When the Grantor Has Died2011
Tax NotesThe Gift Tax, 'Transfers in Trust,' and the Post-EGTRRA Environment2010
Journal of Passthrough EntitiesDebt in the Creation of a Limited Liability Company—A View from the Third Tier2002
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1967
Marquette University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1966
Marquette University Law SchoolN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1964
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
State Bar of WisconsinTax Issues in Commercial Leases Timing of Rental Income and Deductions and Improvements to Leased Property2012

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