Experienced Business Litigation Attorneys Serving Milwaukee

We regularly represent clients in litigation, arbitration, and mediation in the following areas:

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Paperwork
Assignments and Receiverships

Chapter 11 bankruptcy is one of the most common solutions for many businesses that struggle with financial issues and have little hope of recovery, but Chapter 128 is another option that many businesses can take. The attorneys at our firm can help you determine the best course of action for your business.

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Copyright Infringement

With the wide and ever-expanding use of media today, there’s no shortage of copyright infringement cases. When your intellectual property is used against your will or without your knowledge, you need attorneys who understand how these cases work. Our firm regularly works on copyright infringement cases and can help you receive the compensation you deserve.


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Environmental Property & Law

The environmental issues that affect businesses and development are wide ranging and present a variety of challenges. Having attorneys that can navigate environmental laws and regulations can help prevent governmental enforcement actions and tort lawsuits. Our attorneys at Kerkman Wagner & Dunn can help you and your business effectively deal with your environmental law issues.

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Fraud

Fraud is a common allegation in business disputes, especially in regards to standard contract actions that involve fraud in the misrepresentation of capability or intention to perform certain duties. Our lawyers are well versed in the area of fraud in business disputes and can help you find success with your case.


Fake Money
Fraudulent Transfer

Fraudulent transfers can be particularly complicated because some of the parties involved may often have little knowledge of the legal implications of their activity. When these cases arise, having lawyers and attorneys that regularly deal with fraudulent transfers, like those at Kerkman Wagner & Dunn, can help you avoid financially and legally troubling situations.

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Acquiring businesses as asset transfers or stock transfers can be incredibly exciting activity for companies, but ensuring that all the legal matters are sorted in these actions is imperative to successful mergers and acquisitions. Our firm regularly works with companies to make the processes of mergers and acquisitions smooth and successful.


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Noncompetition Agreements

The intricacies and details of noncompete clauses and agreements can vary greatly from state to state and are often dependent on the position that an employee held within a company. When dealing with noncompetition agreements, having attorneys like those at Kerkman Wagner & Dunn is absolutely vital to sorting out your case justly and fairly.

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Preferences & Fraudulent Transfer

When your business is struggling and you see that insolvency and bankruptcy are imminent, you may not know what to do with the assets of your business. In these times, while you may be tempted to make ill-advised transfers to private parties, it is absolutely vital to have experienced attorneys on your side to guide you to legal safety.


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Professional Malpractice

Malpractice cases can arise for a variety of reasons, but all successful malpractice cases require proof that the professional defendant failed to comply with industry standards and regulations. Having the attorneys of Kerkman Wagner & Dunn on your side will give you the knowledge and experience to successfully navigate your professional malpractice case.

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Small Business Planning

As a small business owner, the legal aspects of business may not come inherently to you, or you simply may not have the time to deal with legal issues as you focus on growth and development. At Kerkman Wagner & Dunn, we have the knowledge and experience necessary to guide your business when it comes to legal matters so you can focus on financial success.


Confidential Informaiton
Trade Secrets

In many business disputes, the issue of trade secrets often comes into play. If businesses can prove that competitors or former employees stole trade secrets from them, that can often result in punitive damages and payment of attorney fees. Having the right attorney who knows how to utilize this information in business disputes can prove incredibly valuable for companies.

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Unfair Competition

Unfair competition claims are generally included in allegations that a trade secret was taken or that a noncompete covenant was violated. Our firm has experience in both defending clients and bringing cases against defendants in cases that involve unfair competition. Let Kerkman Wagner & Dunn help you with your unfair competition case.

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Business & Commercial Litigation

Our attorneys are well versed in the area of business and commercial litigation, having helped numerous clients with various business and commercial disputes. From antitrust issues, breach of contract issues, intellectual property infringement, and much more, our firm can handle any business or commercial litigation case that you may have.

Class Action Attorneys
Class Action Litigation

Unlike most other types of litigation, class action suits involve groups of people that have suffered from similar circumstances that have caused harm. Many of these class action cases involve individuals that can not afford to pursue individual lawsuits. Our firm handles these kinds of cases often, and we are experienced in getting our clients the compensation they deserve.


Condominiums
Condominium Litigation

Whether a breach of contract, construction flaw, or a controversial bylaw, there a variety of issues that can undermine the value of a property or the desire for people to live there. When it comes to dealing with these issues, you need attorneys that know how to navigate the various issues surrounding condominium law.

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Construction Litigation

When there are disputes regarding construction defects, time is of the essence. These cases often include huge financial losses and need to be resolved within limited time frames. The attorneys at Kerkman Wagner & Dunn are experienced and knowledgeable in the area of construction litigation, and can help you sort out your case before it’s too late.


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General Litigation

While many litigation cases fall into specific categories, some of them do not. All litigation cases, however, require incredible attention to detail from attorneys, regardless of whether or not they fit the mold of a certain practice area. Our firm, Kerkman Wagner & Dunn has the knowledge and experience to handle these kinds of general litigation cases.

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Local Counsel

When it comes to providing excellent legal services, perhaps the most important aspect for attorneys after legal knowledge and experience is a familiarity with the local area. Our firm understands the importance of excellent local counsel and acts as a major asset to many cases around the state of Wisconsin.


Judges Or Auctioneer Gavel And Money On The Wooden Table
Professional Malpractice Litigation

When it comes to professional malpractice in today’s business environment, having an attorney that is experienced and knowledgeable in the area is a huge advantage. Whether on the side of the business providing a service or as a customer, the result of your case is in good hands with the attorneys at Kerkman Wagner & Dunn.

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Real Estate Litigation

Investing in real estate can be an incredibly productive and lucrative maneuver, but can also lead to problems when the legal implications are not addressed properly. Because of this, our firm dedicates a significant portion of time to dealing with real estate litigation and can help you make the right decisions regarding your case.


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Transportation Industry Defense

With the large number of trucker and commercial vehicles on the road, it’s not surprise that the transportation industry is often subject to litigation due to accidents involving its drivers. When these accidents occur, having attorneys that understand the laws regarding the transportation industry can help your company from sustaining major financial losses.


Speak with a Business Litigation Attorney at Kerkman Wagner & Dunn Today

If you would like more information about our services for business litigation in Wisconsin, we invite you to meet with one of our attorneys. To schedule a confidential consultation at our offices in Milwaukee, call (414) 278-7000 or contact us online today.