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Sam Wayne

Practice areas


  1. Consumer Protection: 40%
  2. Credit Repair: 35%
  3. Debt Settlement: 15%
  4. Foreclosure: 10%



Hourly ($200-350/hour), contingent (33-45%), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Forrest John Crawford

    Sam has served as a colleague, mentor, and friend to me, and I proudly endorse his work. He is a great guy, and a great attorney.


    Forrest Crawford Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Chad E. Kemp

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    Chad Kemp Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact info

Attorney Sam Wayne

2002 Atwood Ave.
Suite 203
Madison, WI, 53704


WIGood Standing200903/27/2015
ILVoluntarily Inactive201005/17/2016
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