Maureen C. Easton



Maureen Easton is a partner and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. She concentrates her practice on mergers and acquisitions and private equity and venture capital transactions in a variety of industries including insurance, manufacturing, and financial technologies. Maureen also advises start-up ventures in connection with formation and general corporate matters. She works as her clients’ trusted partner to advance their business interests and avoid potential problems through active listening, creative negotiation, and precise drafting of documents.

Maureen is a member of the Transactional & Securities, Insurance, and Private Equity & Venture Capital Practices; and the Manufacturing and Food & Beverage Industry Teams.

Prior to joining Foley, Maureen was an associate at a corporate law firm with a global presence.

In 2017, In Business magazine named Maureen as one of the “40 under 40” up-and-coming business leaders in the greater Madison area.


  • University of Wisconsin Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2007) 
  • University of Iowa (B.A., 2004)


  • Wisconsin
  • Illinois