Relationships Matter.

Whatever your business or personal situation, the lawyers at Hager, Dewick & Zuengler, S.C. always put you—our client—first. The relationships we’ve built throughout the years all began by listening and understanding each client’s needs and concerns. Then, we use our expertise to deliver insightful legal services throughout the communities we serve.

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Areas of Practice

Mergers and Acquisitions

A reliable mergers and acquisitions lawyer is critical for a smooth transition. Early in the process, we immerse ourselves in your transaction and examine how the smallest details will impact each aspect of your business. When you need an experienced m&a lawyer, look first to HDZ.

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Litigation Probate and Trust Administration

Probate and Trust Administration

If you, or someone you love, requires trust administration or probate administration, it’s important to have an experienced probate lawyer on your side. We honor a legacy while ensuring beneficiaries quickly and smoothly receive their share of the estate. In cases when a civil litigation lawyer is needed, HDZ’s experience is invaluable.

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Mergers and Acquisitions Corporate Law

Corporate Law

With so many business law attorneys available, making this important decision may be difficult. You want a corporate law attorney who is dedicated to protecting your business and your livelihood. Do you need business succession planning, a commercial real estate lawyer, employment law insight, or a business litigation attorney? HDZ navigates today’s legal and business obstacles and helps you move forward.

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Probate and Trust Administration Wills and Estate Planning

Wills and Estate Planning

You’ve worked so hard. We honor that lifetime of dedication by helping preserve your wishes and your wealth. When you want a caring and seasoned estate planning attorney, a financial power of attorney, or even a residential real estate attorney, call HDZ. We believe that peace of mind is priceless.

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Corporate Law Employment Law

Employment Law

As an employer, you have specific responsibilities and expectations, both legal and in principle. Make sure you have an experienced employment lawyer on your side. HDZ handles the employment law details so you can concentrate on growing your business.

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Wills and Estate Planning Real Estate Law

Real Estate Law

Real estate law is naturally complicated and potentially confusing. A skillful commercial real estate lawyer and residential real estate attorney sees the big picture and the smallest detail. The proper guidance simply makes life more comfortable.

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Employment Law Litigation

Litigation

When it comes to a lawsuit, the importance of experience cannot be emphasized enough. HDZ is your source when you need a seasoned business litigation attorney or a tested civil litigation lawyer.

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Real Estate Law Mergers and Acquisitions

Who We Are

Hager, Dewick & Zuengler, S.C., is an AV® Preeminent™ peer review rated* law firm proudly based in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The attorneys and staff of HDZ are actively involved in organizations that continue to improve our community as a place to live and work.

John F. Hager Attorney' Profile

John F. Hager Attorney

David P. Dewick Attorney' Profile

David P. Dewick Attorney

Matthew C. Zuengler Attorney' Profile

Matthew C. Zuengler Attorney

Ryan D. Krumrie Attorney' Profile

Ryan D. Krumrie Attorney

John F. Hager

Attorney

John F. Hager, a native of De Pere, has 33 years’ experience advising individuals and business owners in a wide range of estate and business planning matters, including personal and family estate planning, the purchase and sale of businesses, formation of new businesses, business succession planning and banking and commercial transactions. John maintains a significant estate planning and probate, estate and trust settlement and administration...
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David P. Dewick

Attorney

David P. Dewick has extensive experience advising his clients on a wide range of complex business and real estate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, business succession planning, restructurings, formation and capitalization of business entities, buy/sell agreements, strategic planning, commercial and residential real estate sales, development and leasing, condominium formation and conversion, banking and financial transactions and general counsel matters. Dave also serves on Advisory Boards...
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Matthew C. Zuengler

Attorney

Matthew C. Zuengler devotes his practice to advising individuals, families and closely held business owners on wills, trusts, estate, gift and retirement distribution planning, business succession planning, charitable planning, marital property agreements and probate and trust administration, including post-mortem planning. Matt has significant experience in sophisticated wealth transfer techniques and works closely with his clients in developing and structuring estate plans to achieve both tax...
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Ryan D. Krumrie

Attorney

Ryan D. Krumrie represents his clients in a wide range of business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, buying and selling of businesses, formations of business entities, business start-ups and general business and corporate matters, banking and commercial transactions, contracts, buy/sell, operating and shareholder’s agreements, construction law, contractor and subcontractor issues, franchises, residential and commercial real estate, development agreements, residential and commercial leases and lease disputes, general...
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Michael R. Demerath Attorney' Profile

Michael R. Demerath Attorney

Nicholas J. Linz Attorney' Profile

Nicholas J. Linz Attorney

Matthew M. Van Nuland Attorney' Profile

Matthew M. Van Nuland Attorney

Michael R. Demerath

Attorney

Michael R. Demerath assists his clients with their business, estate planning and probate matters. He helps business owners with the formation of business entities, operating and buy/sell agreements, non-compete and confidentiality agreements, trademarks, franchises, collections and commercial litigation, creditor’s rights, mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate sales and leasing and condominium association matters. Mike advises individuals on estate planning matters, including the preparation of wills,...
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Nicholas J. Linz

Attorney

Nicholas J. Linz assists his clients in a wide range of business and civil litigation needs, including employment matters, construction and lien law, contracts, collections, residential and commercial real estate matters, easements, foreclosures, residential and commercial lease drafting and disputes, and commercial tax disputes. Nick also has significant experience in the fields of landlord/tenant law and municipal law. Nick received a Bachelor’s of Business Administration...
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Matthew M. Van Nuland

Attorney

Matthew M. Van Nuland represents firm clients in a variety of real estate and business matters, including commercial and residential real estate transactions and development, environmental contamination and remediation, residential and commercial leases, the formation of business entities, operating and buy/sell agreements, non-compete and confidentiality agreements, mergers and acquisitions, banking and commercial transactions, contracts and general business and corporate matters. A native of Appleton, Wisconsin,...
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John F. Hager Attorney' Profile

John F. Hager Attorney

David P. Dewick Attorney' Profile

David P. Dewick Attorney

John F. Hager

Attorney

John F. Hager, a native of De Pere, has 33 years’ experience advising individuals and business owners in a wide range of estate and business planning matters, including personal and family estate planning, the purchase and sale of businesses, formation of new businesses, business succession planning and banking and commercial transactions. John maintains a significant estate planning and probate, estate and trust settlement and administration...
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David P. Dewick

Attorney

David P. Dewick has extensive experience advising his clients on a wide range of complex business and real estate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, business succession planning, restructurings, formation and capitalization of business entities, buy/sell agreements, strategic planning, commercial and residential real estate sales, development and leasing, condominium formation and conversion, banking and financial transactions and general counsel matters. Dave also serves on Advisory Boards...
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Matthew C. Zuengler Attorney' Profile

Matthew C. Zuengler Attorney

Ryan D. Krumrie Attorney' Profile

Ryan D. Krumrie Attorney

Matthew C. Zuengler

Attorney

Matthew C. Zuengler devotes his practice to advising individuals, families and closely held business owners on wills, trusts, estate, gift and retirement distribution planning, business succession planning, charitable planning, marital property agreements and probate and trust administration, including post-mortem planning. Matt has significant experience in sophisticated wealth transfer techniques and works closely with his clients in developing and structuring estate plans to achieve both tax...
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Ryan D. Krumrie

Attorney

Ryan D. Krumrie represents his clients in a wide range of business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, buying and selling of businesses, formations of business entities, business start-ups and general business and corporate matters, banking and commercial transactions, contracts, buy/sell, operating and shareholder’s agreements, construction law, contractor and subcontractor issues, franchises, residential and commercial real estate, development agreements, residential and commercial leases and lease disputes, general...
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Michael R. Demerath Attorney' Profile

Michael R. Demerath Attorney

Nicholas J. Linz Attorney' Profile

Nicholas J. Linz Attorney

Michael R. Demerath

Attorney

Michael R. Demerath assists his clients with their business, estate planning and probate matters. He helps business owners with the formation of business entities, operating and buy/sell agreements, non-compete and confidentiality agreements, trademarks, franchises, collections and commercial litigation, creditor’s rights, mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate sales and leasing and condominium association matters. Mike advises individuals on estate planning matters, including the preparation of wills,...
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Nicholas J. Linz

Attorney

Nicholas J. Linz assists his clients in a wide range of business and civil litigation needs, including employment matters, construction and lien law, contracts, collections, residential and commercial real estate matters, easements, foreclosures, residential and commercial lease drafting and disputes, and commercial tax disputes. Nick also has significant experience in the fields of landlord/tenant law and municipal law. Nick received a Bachelor’s of Business Administration...
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Matthew M. Van Nuland Attorney' Profile

Matthew M. Van Nuland Attorney

Matthew M. Van Nuland

Attorney

Matthew M. Van Nuland represents firm clients in a variety of real estate and business matters, including commercial and residential real estate transactions and development, environmental contamination and remediation, residential and commercial leases, the formation of business entities, operating and buy/sell agreements, non-compete and confidentiality agreements, mergers and acquisitions, banking and commercial transactions, contracts and general business and corporate matters. A native of Appleton, Wisconsin,...
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