John M. Remmers


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Attorney John Remmers has more than 35 years of experience in corporate law, where he focuses primarily on mergers and acquisitions for family-owned businesses. He is deeply committed to forging long-term relationships with his clients, and to help families navigate the legal complexities of business ownership.

As a member of Cramer Multhauf’s Tax and Corporate Law practices, John represents clients owning closely held partnerships, LLCs and S corporations. Along with mergers and acquisitions, he advises on contracts, tax matters, succession planning and general corporate matters.

John earned a Master’s in Tax. That proficiency, combined with his experience, make him especially equipped to serve his clients. He is dedicated to understanding their businesses and the unique family dynamics involved in each situation.

He is also committed to supporting his community and has been actively involved with community and charitable organizations.

In his free time, John enjoys traveling, music, outdoor activities, climbing mountains, and sports.


Martindale-Hubbell Peer AV Preeminent Rating

  • Wisconsin, 1985
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin
  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois
    • J.D. – 1985
    • Honors: With Honors
  • Southern Illinois University
    • M.A. – 1985
    • Major: Accounting-Taxation
  • Bradley University
    • B.A. – 1982
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Director, Waukesha County Land Conservancy
  • Former Officer and Director, Waukesha Community Art Project, Inc.
  • Past Board Member and Treasurer, Waukesha County Food Pantry
  • Member and Past Council Member and Treasurer, St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Waukesha
  • Past Secretary, Lions Club
  • Past Director, Waukesha Christmas Clearing Council
  • Past Director, Waukesha Civic Theater
  • Past President, Waukesha Estate Planning Council
  • Past Director, Waukesha Tennis Association
  • Former Cubmaster
  • Former Coach, SC Waukesha Soccer Club
  • Past Director, Child Life Ministries
  • Former Coordinator, Ice Sculpting Competition, Downtown Waukesha
  • Current Member Church, Klezmer and German Bands and Brass Choir
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association Taxation Section
  • Member, State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Member, Waukesha County Bar Association
  • Member, Waukesha County Estate Planning Council