Kevin J. Lyons

Attorney

Location: Milwaukee

T: 414.225.1402

F: 414.278.3602

klyons@dkattorneys.com

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Competitive compensation and benefits (including health, disability, life insurance, 401(k) and pensions plans), continuing education and a professional, congenial work environment are just a few things our firm offers.

We continually seek energetic, self-motivated, team-oriented people committed to helping the firm provide efficient and effective legal services to our clients. Qualified candidates must possess strong organizational and communication skills and a positive attitude.

WHY DAVIS|KUELTHAU?

Davis|Kuelthau, s.c. offers an array of innovative legal solutions to corporate, public, private and individual clients that range from small and midsized institutions to large corporations. Our team of attorneys spans three offices across Wisconsin, and has national experience combined with strong community ties. Together, we provide the full lifecycle of business, labor, and litigation legal services.

We distinguish our services by understanding the market conditions unique to each of our clients’ industries as well as their individual objectives as a business or organization. We understand the ever-changing legal environment that our clients must navigate and assess our clients’ needs from every perspective to ensure we provide them with the guidance that best fits their goals. In short, our team prides itself on partnering with our clients to evaluate the big picture, not merely the legal issue at hand.

Our commitment to innovation drives our client service. By focusing on providing effective legal advice in a professional, competent and responsive manner, we support our clients’ efforts towards their own success. Our clients recognize this. In a recent client survey, 99% of those who responded said they would recommend our firm to a colleague or friend.

Everything we do at the firm builds on this foundation of creative problem solving and diligent client service. Together, we offer efficient implementation of our depth and breadth of our experience. The result has built a long-standing history of success.

SERVICE AREAS & INDUSTRIES

Proven Success

D|K has been proudly serving Wisconsin businesses and individuals for more than 50 years and is recognized as one of the largest Milwaukee area law firms by the Milwaukee Business Journal and is among the largest law firms in the greater Fox Valley/Green Bay region as well. The quality and breadth of our services have been recognized by many regarded legal publications including: Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers® in America, and Chambers USA.

CURRENT OPENINGS:

Seeking Sole Practitioners, Small Firms, or Existing Practice Groups
Posted: June 3, 2020

Davis|Kuelthau, s. c., is seeking sole practitioners with books of business, small firms, or existing practice groups to join our team. D|K has a dedicated, mission driven group of professionals with newly appointed office space in Milwaukee and regional offices in Brookfield and Green Bay.  The Firm will consider additional locations with the right group.  The D|K culture emphasizes autonomy and strives to promote each individual lawyer through award winning marketing. The Firm provides a transparent compensation process, and a rich employee benefits package; as well as administrative support in accounting, technology, and information resources. D|K invests in the success and growth of each attorney through individually tailored business plans and coaching. This is a perfect opportunity to join a firm with a seasoned team of passionate advocates that are committed to upholding the highest standards of representation and legal excellence.  

If you are interested in exploring opportunities with Davis|Kuelthau, please contact Human Resources at HR@dkattorneys.com.

 

 

Corporate Paralegal
Posted: February 13, 2020

This position will be responsible for performing a wide variety of legal support functions in support of multiple attorneys in the Corporate and Real Estate Practice Teams as outlined below.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • All aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including documentation, due diligence, closing and post-closing activities for real estate acquisitions, dispositions, finance, leasing, development and construction projects.
  • Ordering, reviewing and identifying issues with title insurance commitments, endorsements, exception documents and surveys, and interfacing directly with the title company and surveyor to resolve any issues or discrepancies.
  • Preparing and administrating contract critical dates and closing checklists.
  • Coordinating and assisting with closings, including preparation of conveyance documents, closing statements, and other closing documents.
  • Attending to all post-closing requirements, including preparation of closing indices, the preparation and organization of closing binders, and monitoring all post-closing deliveries or requirements.
  • Preparing all documents required to form and organize corporations (both business and not-for-profit corporations), partnerships and LLCs.
  • Assisting with business merger, acquisition and sale transactions.
  • Preparing documentation for amendments, withdrawals, and dissolutions of corporations, partnerships and/or LLCs.
  • Creating and maintaining corporate and LLC minute books.
  • Preparing and filing of UCC filings and handle UCC filing search requests.

Required Education and Experience

  • Associate degree in paralegal or legal studies or paralegal certificate with one to two years of related experience or equivalent combination of education, work experience and training in law office setting preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize work and work under tight deadlines

Benefits

Competitive compensation and benefits (including health, disability, life insurance, 401(k) and pensions plans), continuing education and a professional, congenial work environment are just a few things our firm offers.

Please submit resume to HR@dkattorneys.com.

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If you are interested in exploring opportunities with Davis|Kuelthau, please contact Human Resources at HR@dkattorneys.com.