Charles J. Hartzheim
Charles J. Hartzheim
Charles Hartzheim serves as a senior attorney with the Herrling Clark Law Firm and has been with the firm for over 35 years. He emphasizes a practice in the areas of business law, business mergers and acquisition law, trusts, estate planning, probate law, real estate law, elder law/divestment of assets.
Attorney Hartzheim’s experience in business law includes formation and operations of corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, and limited liability partnerships, along with the various types of buy/sell agreements associated with the above business entities.
In the area of trusts, estate planning, and probate, Attorney Hartzheim’s experience includes preparation of wills, marital agreements, revocable living trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, charitable remainder trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts, generation skipping trusts, family limited partnerships, and other estate planning documents used both to avoid probate and minimize Federal death tax.
Attorney Hartzheim works with senior citizens on issues relating to divestment of assets/elder law, in particular prevention of assets being lost because of nursing home or assisted living costs.
Attorney Hartzheim is rated by an international service as having "very high to preeminent" legal ability and "very high" ethical standards as established by confidential opinions of members of the Bar in Northeast Wisconsin. He also was rated as one of the "Best of the Bar" in a survey of lawyers conducted by Fox Cities Magazine.
Areas of Practice:
- Business Law
- Mergers and Acquisition
- Estate Planning
- Probate Law
- Elder Law/Divestment of Assets
Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
St. Norbert College, DePere, Wisconsin
Professional Associations and Memberships:
State Bar of Wisconsin
American Bar Association
Fox Valley Estate Planning Council
State Bar of Wisconsin section on Probate, Trust and Real Estate Law
Pro Bono Activities:
Board Member, New London Chamber of Commerce
Board of Directors and Legal Counsel, St. Joseph Nursing Home, New London
Board of Directors and Legal Counsel, Chattam Apartments/Assisted Living Facilities
Legal Counsel, Chaps Academy
Legal Counsel, Fox Valley Board of Realtors