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David J. Edquist

Attorney

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David J. Edquist

Attorney

  • Telephone

  • Fax

    (414) 238-6541

  • Email

  • Office

    Milwaukee
    411 East Wisconsin Avenue
    Suite 1000
    Milwaukee, WI 53202

In his role as Senior Counsel, David Edquist brings over forty years of legal and practical knowledge to bear in advising the firm’s business clients, including those in the manufacturing and health care industries, on joint ventures, affiliations, distribution and acquisition agreements, and other transactional contexts; issues facing not-for-profit institutions, including corporate governance and tax exemption; environmental compliance; and fraud investigations. David’s ability to tailor strategies consistent with a client’s risk tolerance has been shaped by decades of experience from the court room to the board room.  Whether dealing with clients, partners, or opposing counsel, David strives to establish a foundation of personal trust in every relationship.

presentations:

  • Legal Update Webinar, “Hospital Billing & Collection Considerations,” Wisconsin Hospital Association, October 2020 
  • “Tax Exempt Status Community Benefit” Wisconsin Hospital Association Council on Finance & Payment, August 2016
  • Planning Committee for "Health, Labor and Employment Law Institute," State Bar of Wisconsin, August 2016
  • "Technology in Service Firms - Staying Ahead of the Curve," TAG Alliances 2016 International Conference, May 2016
  • Planning Committee for “Health, Labor and Employment Law Institute”, State Bar of Wisconsin, Aug. 2015
  • “The Affordable Care Act 101: What Trustees Need to Know”, 2015 Wisconsin Rural Health Conference, June 2015
  • WHA Health Law Manual Webinar: “Special Issues Facing Tax-Exempts” Wisconsin Hospital Association, Oct. 2014
  • Planning Committee for “Health, Labor and Employment Law Institute” and session presenter of “What Keeps Hospital CEOs and GCs Up at Night?”, State Bar of Wisconsin, Aug. 2014
  • Planning Committee for “Health, Labor and Employment Law Institute” and session presenter of “Provider Compensation in a Post-PPACA World”, State Bar of Wisconsin, Aug. 2013
  • “Healthcare Reform: The Trustees’ Perspective”, Wisconsin Hospital Association Rural Health Conference, June 2013
  • “CHNAs: Latest Guidance from IRS”, Wisconsin Hospital Association Community Benefit Conference, May 2013
  • “Current Issues for Tax-Exempt Entities”, Milwaukee Bar Association Health Law Section, March 2013
  • Planning Committee for “Health, Labor and Employment Law Institute” and session presenter of “Fraud & Abuse Primer”, State Bar of Wisconsin, Aug. 2012
  • “Community Benefit for Health Improvement: Hospital, Public Health and Community Partnerships” Wisconsin Hospital Association, Mar. 2012
  • “Annual Health Law Update”, Co-Chair and Co-Presenter, State Bar of Wisconsin Health Law Section, Jan. 2012
  • “Stark: Beyond the Basics” Health Care Compliance Association, Jan. 2012
  • “What To Do If...,” Minnesota Hospital Association Annual Trustee Conference, Jan. 2012
  • “In the Cross-Hairs: Health Care Officers, Trustees and Executives,” Minnesota Hospital Association Annual Trustee Conference, Jan. 2012

  • University of Virginia, J.D., 1980
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, BBA-Finance, 1977, Beta Gamma Sigma

  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
  • U.S Court of Appeals, 7th and 8th Circuits

  • State Bar of Wisconsin (Past Chair, Board of Directors, Health Law Section)
  • American Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Milwaukee Bar Association

  • AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®