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Emily Fons

Emily K. Fons

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Emily Fons

Emily has a comprehensive transactional practice, handling mergers and acquisitions, general corporate matters, and antitrust law. She represents buyers and sellers in stock and asset acquisition and divestiture transactions, and advises clients on general corporate matters including business planning, risk management, and reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts. She works with both public and privately held companies in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, medical devices, and technology.

In the area of antitrust law, Emily is experienced assisting clients regarding joint venture and merger-related antitrust matters, including preparing and filing the Premerger Notification and Report Form for Certain Mergers and Acquisitions required under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act. She has helped clients, both domestic and foreign, obtain federal antitrust agency approval.  Emily also routinely advises clients on minimum advertised pricing and resale price maintenance policies.

Emily is committed to helping others through her pro bono efforts. She has partnered with Sojourner Family Peace Center, where she successfully represented dozens of individuals seeking restraining orders against domestic abusers.

Court Admissions

United States District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
United States District Court, Western District of Wisconsin

Professional Associations

American Bar Association
Milwaukee Bar Association
State Bar of Wisconsin


Sojourner Family Peace Center – Board Member

Domestic Abuse Injunction Lawyer-for-a-Day Project – Volunteer

Marquette University College of Business Administration Mentor Program – Mentor


Honored as one of the Milwaukee Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 (2019)

Recognized by the American City Business Journals’ National Influencers in Law (2019)

State Bar of Wisconsin Pro Bono Honor Society – Member

Recognized by Super Lawyers as a Wisconsin Rising Star (2020)

Honored as Legal Innovator by State Bar of Wisconsin (2020)


Juris Doctor, University of California, Hastings College of the Law

Bachelor of Science, Finance, Marquette University

833 East Michigan Street
Suite 1800
Milwaukee, WI

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