Chief Executive Officer: Jerome M. Janzer
Number of partners: 154 Number of associates: 56
Total number of attorneys: 210 Total number of support staff: 174
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c. serves business needs with innovation, focus and commitment. The firm’s attorneys are dedicated to providing strategic, comprehensive and cost-effective legal services to clients throughout the world. Founded in 1894, Reinhart serves public and privately held corporations, financial institutions, family-owned businesses, retirement plans, exempt organizations and individuals.
Main Areas of Practice:
Advertising, Media & Entertainment:
The firm helps agencies and businesses navigate the complex the complex landscape of trademark law, false advertising claims and brand management.
Banking & Finance:
Reinhart goes beyond providing counsel on state and regulatory compliance. The firm brings together lenders and borrowers to meet the needs of businesses and help municipalities finance projects.
With a pre-eminent reputation and proven track record of success in insolvency matters, the firm represents lenders, borrowers, creditors, debtors, committees, trustees, receivers, landlords, buyers, sellers, shareholders and other equity holders and bondholders.
The firm’s deal makers and problem solvers have the insight and contacts to help clients achieve goals and add value at any stage in the life of their business.
Reinhart was one of the first law firms to represent employee benefit plans more than 50 years ago and now has clients in almost every state.
Food & Beverage:
The firm stays abreast of the latest regulatory developments, legal trends and news affecting the food and beverage industry, and assists with emerging issues, such as the Food Safety Modernization Act, allergen and organic labeling and genetically modified foods.
With more than 150 years of combined insight, the firm’s healthcare teams offer both industry-focused support and guidance into traditional and niche legal practice areas.
The firm represents clients before state insurance departments and helps organizations navigate complex regulations. The firm’s attorneys also have extensive experience in insurance related litigation.
The firm offers strategic solutions to develop customized and forward-thinking intellectual property protection. The firm’s philosophy involves not only obtaining traditional protection for its clients, but also offers a synergistic approach with intangible asset management.
The firm advises clients on compliance with business, tax and immigration laws around the world, and has the connections to compete in a wide range of foreign political or economic systems.
Labor & Employment:
Reinhart advises clients on the entire spectrum of labor and employment issues and helps employers prevent problems and avoid costly litigation. Reinhart represents management before federal and state courts and administrative agencies.
Winning efficiently requires a trial team with casespecific experience. The firm understands the difference between bloated strategies that sound good and creative solutions that produce results. The firm believes in early evaluation and negotiated solutions to reduce legal fees.
Reinhart’s manufacturing attorneys are passionate about serving the manufacturing industry, which is fueled by the firm’s geographic proximity to leading industrial companies.
Mergers & Acquisitions:
Reinhart offers a broad spectrum of services ranging from counseling purchasers and sellers of middle-market companies to negotiating and structuring complex transactions involving publicly held and multinational companies.
Efficiency, responsiveness and the ability to get involved in the early stages of financing are what sets Reinhart apart. Firm attorneys do more than structure and negotiate financial transactions; they help clients raise capital by assisting them to locate the right source.
Product Distribution & Franchise:
The firm’s unique interdisciplinary team of trial and corporate attorneys solve distribution and franchise law problems for companies that buy or sell products or services at retail or wholesale.
The firm serves as bond counsel and as counsel to 501(c) (3) borrowers, letter of credit banks and underwriters in tax-exempt bond financings.
Reinhart offers clients custom-tailored real estate counsel through subspecialty groups so that its broad experience and depth of knowledge apply to every matter.
The firm is dedicated to saving clients money, whether at the international, domestic, federal or state levels. The firm’s tax controversy group enjoys a reputation for winning large reductions from tax agencies.
Serving several industries, Reinhart provides corporate, formational, governance endowment, tax, financing, employee benefit, litigation and employment legal advice.
Trusts & Estates:
Reinhart helps clients build and preserve wealth both for themselves and their heirs. Many successful family-owned businesses rely on Reinhart for business succession and continuation planning, personal estate and tax planning, and estate and trust administration.