Jordan J. Bergmann

Associate

Overview

Jordan J. Bergmann is an associate and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP, where he is a member of the Tax & Individual Planning Practice.

Mr. Bergmann practices general corporate and tax law, with experience in a number of areas, including:

  • the formation, ownership, operation, sale, dissolution, and reorganization of C corporations, S corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, and joint ventures;
  • executive compensation matters relating to golden parachutes, stock options, and other equity compensation arrangements;
  • closely held businesses and tax-exempt organizations.

Education

Mr. Bergmann received his law degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School (J.D., summa cum laude, December 2014), where he was a member of the Wisconsin Moot Court board and was elected to the Order of the Coif. He also served as a student attorney for the Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic during law school. Mr. Bergmann completed his undergraduate degree in consumer affairs and political science at the University of Wisconsin – Madison (B.S., 2012) and was an offensive lineman for the Wisconsin Badgers Football Team.

Admissions

Mr. Bergmann is admitted to practice in Wisconsin.

Publications

In 2015 and 2016, Mr. Bergmann co-authored the "Tax Law" chapter of the Wisconsin State Bar’s Annual Survey of Wisconsin Law.

Insights

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – New Compensation Tax for Non-Profit Organizations on Excess Compensation and Excess Parachute Payments
15 February 2018
Health Care Law Today
Tax Planning Strategy Under the New Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
22 January 2018
Legal News: Taxation
Exclusion for Qualified Small Business Stock
20 September 2016
Privacy, Cybersecurity & Technology Law Perspectives
Foley Family Office Series
17 September 2019
Milwaukee, WI