Megan Jerabek is the co-chair of the Trusts and Estates Section and a Shareholder in the Business Practice Group. Her practice focuses on the following areas:
- Estate Planning;
- Trust Administration;
- Business Formation;
- Business Transactions;
- Real Estate and Commercial Leasing; and
- Business Succession Planning.
Megan especially enjoys working with family business owners on their unique business and personal planning needs. Megan believes in a collaborative approach to individual and business planning, often times working directly with a client’s accountant, wealth advisor, and/or insurance representative to ensure that the client’s goals are being achieved as efficiently and effectively as possible. She is committed to serving as a trusted advisor to her clients.
Prior to joining von Briesen, Megan was an associate with Cook & Franke, S.C. There she practiced in the areas of corporate and business law, estate planning and probate, taxation, real estate, and leasing. During law school, Megan interned in the legal department at Nike in Portland, Oregon. While there, she worked with the company’s sports marketing division on coach and athlete endorsement contracts, special events, and licensing.
Megan is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® for Trusts and Estates Law. She is recognized as a Rising StarSM by Wisconsin Super Lawyers®. In 2016, Megan was recognized as a “40 Under 40” by InBusiness Magazine and in 2015 as an “Up & Coming Lawyer” by the Wisconsin Law Journal.
Megan is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, Dane County Bar Association, and the Madison Estate Council. She is very active with Downtown Madison, Inc. serving as a member of the Board of Directors, Executive Committee and Chairperson of its Membership and Marketing Committee. Megan is an avid Badger fan and loves living and working in the Madison community.