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Shannon Braun

Shannon (Brusda) Braun

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Shannon Braun

Shannon Braun is a shareholder and a member of the Estate Planning, Estate & Trust Administration Practice Group in the Milwaukee office. She works closely with her clients to help them achieve their financial goals while minimizing certain tax risks. Shannon represents a diverse client base that includes owners of closely held businesses, philanthropists and high net-worth individuals. She regularly provides legal advice on matters involving succession planning, sophisticated charitable giving, wealth transfer techniques, estate and gift taxation, fiduciary income taxation, marital property agreements and probate and trust administration.

Admitted To Practice

Wisconsin - 2009

Professional Associations

American Bar Association
Association for Women Lawyers
Milwaukee Estate Planning Forum
State Bar of Wisconsin
The Fellows of the Wisconsin Law Foundation


Adjunct Professor, University of Wisconsin Law School (2019 – present)

Association for Women Lawyers – Board Member (Past President)

Marquette Legal Clinic - Volunteer

Godfrey & Kahn Women's Leadership Forum – Committee Member

Herbert J. Mueller Society – Member

Milwaukee Estate Planning Forum – Member

Susan G. Komen Wisconsin – Board Member (Secretary)

Wills for Heroes – Volunteer

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee – Volunteer (2010-2016)

Wisconsin Humane Society Young Leaders – Board Member (2014-2016)


Named a 2016 “Up and Coming Lawyer” by the Wisconsin Law Journal
Recognized as a Wisconsin Rising Star (2017 - present)


Juris Doctor, University of Wisconsin Law School, 2009, cum laude, Order of the Coif, Estate Planning concentration, with honors

Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006, Legal Studies and Political Science, Criminal Justice Certificate, with distinction

833 East Michigan Street
Suite 1800
Milwaukee, WI

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