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Johns, Flaherty & Collins attorneys named in Wisconsin Super Lawyers

Two lawyers from the local law firm Johns, Flaherty & Collins have been named in the 2021 issue of Wisconsin Super Lawyers Read More »


Dating apps and instant background checks

Matchmaking apps come with a twist: legal implications. Read More »


Insider's Guide to Divorce

Researchers rank divorce as the second most stressful life event, second only to death of a spouse. Download this booklet full of insider knowledge and tips to help you move through divorce. Read More »


Legal advice pays off when buying/selling a home

For most of us, a house is our most expensive and significant purchase in life. If ever there is a time to call in professional help, this would be it. Read More »


10 Great Gifts for Lawyers

If you count a lawyer amongst your loved ones, check out some of these legal-themed surprises you might want to add to shopping list. Read More »


Four considerations for people Googling "divorce" during the holidays

Google searches for the word “divorce” show a decrease in the weeks leading up to Christmas & an increase the 10 days after. If you are contributing to these Google searches you may find these tips helpful Read More »


Holiday checklist for business owners

Business owners face long holiday checklists. Not only do they have their personal gift and planning lists, but they also often have business-related lists for holiday cards, client gifts or year-end bonuses. Read More »


How giving affects Medicaid eligibility

Tax rules surrounding gifting and Medicaid are separate, but gifting may affect eligibility.  Read More »


How to (realistically) avoid drunken driving this holiday season

The holidays are just around the corner and with them, celebrations and libations. But that also brings a sobering fact: an average of 300 people die each year in drunken driving crashes during the week between Christmas and New Year. And nearly every single one is preventable. Read More »


Conducting job interviews: questions to avoid

If you’ve ever conducted a job interview, you know firsthand how tempting it can be to ask as many questions as you can to get to know candidates both professionally and personally. Read More »


When to file bankruptcy

Chapter 7 bankruptcy can help you regain your financial footing, erasing certain debts and allowing for a fresh start. But how do you know when it's time to declare Chapter 7 bankruptcy? Here are the signs to look for Read More »


Employment Law Seminar

To ensure you have the latest employment law information you need during the pandemic and its aftermath, Johns, Flaherty & Collins, SC, will present a special COVID online edition of our annual employment seminar. We hope you’ll join us. Read More »


What is Chapter 7 bankruptcy?

In the United States, Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the most common form of bankruptcy filed. It is also known as straight or liquidation bankruptcy, and it allows for asset liquidation to pay off debts Read More »


Child support: Should I get an adjustment?

My children's mother recently received a big promotion and raise at her work. Can I get an adjustment to the child support I pay? Read More »


Cremation Law: What you need to know about cremation in WI and scattering ashes

In Wisconsin, cremation is  more popular than burials. Read More »