Jeffrey J. Bartzen

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Phone Number:  608-661-4520
Email Address:  jbartzen@neiderboucher.com

Jeff began practice as a lawyer in 1991 as Legal Counsel to Wisconsin Governor Tommy G. Thompson.  Since 1993, he has been practicing in areas of business law, real estate, estate planning, tax, non-profit, entertainment and related litigation.  Jeff’s practice is diverse, ranging from matters such as simple house closings to complicated mixed-use developments; simple business set-ups to mergers, to contracts, franchise law, tax issues and acquisitions and family business planning.  He has had various published articles on the topics of small business start-up, choice of entities, and limited liabilitiy companies.  Jeff also co-founded and helps run Mike Ditkas’ Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund for former NFL players in dire need.

PLACE OF BIRTH:
Sheboygan, WIsconsin

PRACTICE SINCE:
1991

EDUCATION:
B.A., 1985, Music Education and History (double major), Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin
J.D., 1991, University of Wisconsin-Madison

OTHER:
Member of  the Ethics Board at the Village of McFarland
Co-Founder and Vice President, Mike Ditka’s Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund, Inc.
Former Deputy and Chief Counsel to Governor Tommy G. Thompson, 1991-1993
Instructor UW Small Business Development Center Tax Workshop (since 2000)

PROUDEST ACCOMPLISHMENT:
Becoming a Dad to my children; Co-Founding Gridiron Greats with Jerry Kramer; Working for Tommy G. Thompson

GUIDING MOTTO:
Do the right thing; do your best; give back