John M Remmers
Philip J Remmers
  • Partner

Biography

Attorney Phil Remmers joined the firm in 1995.  He concentrates his practice on business structure, contracts, acquisition and sales; trusts and estate planning; probate and trust administration; and residential and commercial real estate.  Phil utilizes his tax and accounting background frequently in his practice to implement tax reduction strategies.  Personal interests include history, civil war battlefields, archeology and golf. 

 

Honors

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent

Practice Areas

  • Business Law
  • Estate Planning Law
  • Probate & Trust Administration
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Tax Court

Education

  • Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
    • Honors: With Honors
  • Augustana College
    • B.A.
    • Major: Accounting

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Public Accountant Exam, Passed, 1989

Professional Associations

  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Member, Waukesha County Bar Association
  • Member, Waukesha County Estate Planning Council
  • Member, Waukesha County Probate Section
  • Member, State Bar of Wisconsin Elder Law Section

Representative Clients

  • Developer and Borrower Counsel for largest private senior housing operator in Wisconsin
  • Planning and Administration of multiple estates in excess of $40 million
  • Tax-Free Exchanges of Large Commercial Real Estate interests
  • Business and Real Estate Counsel for large Milwaukee grocery store chain
  • Represented numerous companies in the merger, acquisition and sales of business units
  • Estate planning for individuals and business owners with emphasis on trusts and protection planning