Barry W. Szymanski, Lawyer

Barry W. Szymanski

Practice Areas

Business law / Professional Practices / Non-Profit Organizations
Estates / Trusts / Probate
Wisconsin EMS Law
Alternate Dispute Resolution: Arbitration / Mediation

I graduated from Marquette University Law School in 1973 and have practiced law since that time. You can review my professional Curriculum Vitae, and the CV of my Paralegal, Laura Ordonez, who graduated as a Paralegal Assistant in 1993.

To help Clients I have written booklets on my areas of legal practice. For further information on the legal topics below you can read or print a “What You Need To Know” booklet:

Business

Legal representation of businesses by Barry W. Szymanski includes the maintenance of corporate and Limited Liability Company (LLC) business records, drafting of business minutes, drafting, revising, and amending articles and bylaws, representation as to employee issues, the review, drafting, amendment, and counsel of policies and procedures, negotiation, drafting and counsel of contracts, and leases to assure compliance with Wisconsin and Federal law.  HTML | PDF

Professional Practice

Attorney Barry W. Szymanski works with professionals, dentists, engineers, physicians, veterinarians, in their practices to provide legal counsel, draft legal documentation, and assure compliance with Wisconsin and Federal law.  HTML | PDF

Non-stock / Not-for-profit Organizations

Whether your organization is a non-stock and a nonprofit entity, you cannot afford not to organize and maintain resolutions, minutes, records, and bylaws in legal formats to avoid member disputes and IRS audits. Attorney Barry W. Szymanski has represented nonprofit nonstock corporations for decades and is available to assist you.  HTML | PDF

Planning Your Estate

As an estate planning lawyer Barry W. Szymanski helps individuals, married, and LGBT couples with wills, trusts, and probate and with pet care planning; his services include planning for end of life decisions, such as Health Care Powers of Attorney and Living Wills.  HTML | PDF

ADR - Arbitration and Meditation

The importance of mediation and arbitration in conflict resolution for business, church, and individual disputes cannot be overstressed in order to reduce emotional and financial costs, and Barry W. Szymanski has a wealth of experience to assist you and your organization.  HTML | PDF
Real Estate Real Estate
Legal Notice: All NewsNotes are ‘Copyright by Barry W. Szymanski’ and ‘All Rights Reserved.’ No license is granted for mass reproduction without my express written consent.

My business and professional Clients receive the legal ‘NewsNotes’ which I write. Some of my articles are available online, enter as marked:

NewsNotes Barry W. Szymanski NewsNotes addressing legal issues.
Legal Notice: All NewsNotes are ‘Copyright by Barry W. Szymanski’ and ‘All Rights Reserved.’ No license is granted for mass reproduction without my express written consent.

I write the legal column in EMS Professionals Magazine, and many of my major articles are available online, enter as marked:

EMS Articles EMS Published articles relating to fire department and ambulance legal, employment, and operational issues.
Legal Notice: All NewsNotes are ‘Copyright by Barry W. Szymanski’ and ‘All Rights Reserved.’ No license is granted for mass reproduction without my express written consent.

The Wisconsin Lawyer Magazine published an article I authored on the Good Samaritan Statute addressing legal liability. This article is available at its website at Wisbar.org. The Wisconsin Lawyer Magazine also published a news brief I wrote on the Do Not Resuscitate [DNR] bracelet. That news brief is available at its website at Wisbar.org.

Legal Notice: All NewsNotes are ‘Copyright by Barry W. Szymanski’ and ‘All Rights Reserved.’ No license is granted for mass reproduction without my express written consent.

For some engaging [and perhaps not engaging] legal quotations, or Laura’s or my CV, enter below:

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Great Legal Quotes

Barry's CV

Curriculum Vitae of Barry W. Szymanski

Laura's CV

Curriculum Vitae of Laura Ordonez

Please contact Laura or me if you need a speaker, or wish to make an appointment. I hope that you understand that I cannot answer any legal questions by email unless you are a current Client.

Contact

Contact Laura or me

I am affiliated with and serve as an Of Counsel lawyer with the law firm of Schober Schober & Mitchell, and the link to their web site is www.schoberlaw.com.