John D. Leary

Attorney

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John D. Leary

Attorney

Banner photo of John D. Leary

John D. Leary

Attorney

402 Graham Avenue
P.O. Box 187
Eau Claire, WI 54702-0187
Phone: 715.834.3425
Toll Free: 800.477.8050
Fax: 715.834.9240

Services

John Leary works with clients in the areas of finance and creditors’ rights, business counseling, transactions, and commercial law.

His practice includes:

  • Representation of lenders, borrowers, and participants in negotiating and documenting financing of secured, unsecured, senior and subordinated debt including term loans, lines of credit, and floor plan financing.
  • Representation of lenders in complex loan reviews, workouts, collections and bankruptcies for farms, developers, manufacturers, retailers, C-stores, builders, hotels, suppliers, resorts, dealerships, and golf courses.
  • Counseling business entities at all stages in their development (including formation, growth, and exit strategies).
  • Representing purchasers and sellers in stock and asset acquisitions.
  • Drafting purchase and sale agreements for purchasers of goods and services.

Insights

Presentations

  • Sarbanes-Oxley for Privately Held Companies: Best Practices – 5/2/06 and 5/9/06

Civic Activities

  • Center Ice Club¬†Foundation, Inc.– Board of Directors (2005 – present)
  • Chippewa Valley Flyers Hockey Club –¬†President (2005 – present)
  • Eau Claire Youth Hockey – President (2014 – present), Vice President (2013), Secretary (2011 – 2012), Board of Directors (2010 – present)
  • L.E. Phillips Senior Center, Inc. – Board of Directors (2005 – present), President (2008 – 2010)

Professional Activities

  • Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce¬†– Leadership Eau Claire Program, Past Chair
  • Wisconsin Farm Technology Days, Eau Claire 2020 – Executive Committee, Chair (2017 – Present)

402 Graham Avenue
P.O. Box 187
Eau Claire, WI 54702-0187
Phone: 715.834.3425
Toll Free: 800.477.8050
Fax: 715.834.9240

Services

Education

  • B.A., University of Notre Dame -South Bend, IN (1985)
  • J.D., University of Wisconsin – Madison (1988)
  • M.B.A. International Business, University of Wisconsin – Madison (1991)

Admissions

  • Wisconsin Supreme Court
  • Minnesota Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit