Davis & Kuelthau Announces Leadership Changes in Corporate and Real Estate Teams
The Wisconsin law firm of Davis & Kuelthau, s.c. today announced Joseph E. Tierney, IV as Team Head of the firm’s Corporate Practice Team and Daniel A. Kaminsky as Chair of the Real Estate Practice Team. Former Corporate Team Head, Scott E. Fiducci, will continue his role as member of the firm’s Board of Directors and Managing Shareholder of the Metro-Milwaukee offices.
“These transitions met a Board objective to create additional opportunities for our attorneys to be involved in firm leadership,” said Kathy Nusslock, firm President and COO. “We are grateful for Scott’s dedication of many years as Corporate Team Head and his continued commitment to lead the firm in other areas. Both Joe and Dan are skilled attorneys who focus on client satisfaction and building relationships. With their many years of legal experience, they are certain to successfully lead our firm and ensure the quality of our service continues to exceed our clients’ expectations.”
Fiducci diligently directed the Corporate Practice Team for 8 years. In that capacity, he worked with the Board and Marketing to implement the firm and Team strategic plans and to enhance the quality of services and responsiveness to clients. Moving forward, he will continue his role on the board of the directors and as Managing Shareholder of the Metro-Milwaukee offices. In addition to his leadership contributions to the firm, Scott maintains an corporate practice representing a wide variety of businesses and their owners, senior management, investors and lenders in mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, business succession planning, debt and private equity financing, joint ventures, distribution, supply and other commercial agreements, employment and non-compete agreements, commercial real estate acquisition, sale, leasing and financing transactions, and international law matters.
Joseph E. Tierney, IV, Corporate Practice Team Head
Tierney represents organizations in the real estate investment, food and beverage industry, education, construction, manufacturing, and other general business areas. His practice includes acquisition, development, leasing and sales of healthcare, retail, office, multifamily and industrial properties. He has extensive experience with tenancies in common, entity choice, and Section 1031 exchanges. Joe has successfully assisted his clients in developing and financing numerous high profile developments in Wisconsin and across the country.
A graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School, Tierney’s success and contributions to the legal industry have most recently been recognized by the Best Lawyers® in America, where he is listed as a Best Lawyer® in the area of Corporate and Real Estate Law for the 2016 edition.
Daniel A. Kaminsky, Real Estate Practice Team Chair
An active member of the firm’s Corporate Team, Kaminsky offers 14 years of experience counseling clients on all phases of real estate development and commercial real estate transactions, including sales and acquisitions, leases, finance, construction and architect contracts, zoning and land use, and entity formation. His primary clients are commercial real estate companies that invest in, acquire and develop commercial real estate of all kinds, including retail, office, industrial, health care, and multi-family residential.
A graduate of Marquette University Law School, Kaminsky’s success and contributions to the legal industry have earned his recognition among Super Lawyers as a Rising Star for four consecutive years.
Scott E. Fiducci, Board Member and Managing Shareholder of the Metro-Milwaukee offices
Fiducci represents companies, business owners, senior management and investors in mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, business succession planning, debt and private equity financing, joint ventures, distribution, supply and other commercial agreements, employment and non-compete agreements, commercial real estate sales and leasing transactions, and international law matters. He also typically serves as outside general counsel to his business clients, advising them with respect to corporate governance, risk management, and other legal and business matters.
A graduate of Indiana University Law School, Fiducci’s success and contributions to the legal industry have most recently been recognized by the Best Lawyers® in America as a Best Lawyer® in the area of Corporate Law and Mergers and Acquisitions Law for the 2016 edition. In addition, he has been named a leading Wisconsin business transactions and corporate attorney by Law & Politics and Milwaukee Magazine for multiple years.
Davis & Kuelthau, s.c.
Davis & Kuelthau, s.c. offers an array of innovative legal solutions to regional and out-of-state corporate, public, private and individual clients that range from small, midsized institutions to large municipalities and corporations. The firm’s nearly 70 attorneys, who practice from five offices across Wisconsin, have national experience combined with strong community ties. For more information, please visit www.dkattorneys.com.