Boardman Clark Welcomes Attorney Patrick L. Breen

Boardman Clark is proud to announce that attorney Patrick L. Breen has joined the firm. Pat will work primarily with the firm’s Dealership & Franchise and Litigation practice groups.

Pat is an experienced attorney and will work closely with other members of the Dealership & Franchise practice group in advising dealerships, distributors, and trade associations on matters related to franchise relationships, product distribution, business operations, and commercial dispute resolution, including disputes arising under the Wisconsin Motor Vehicle Dealer Law, the Wisconsin Fair Dealership Law, and dealership protection laws in other states. He also brings extensive litigation experience, particularly in commercial and employment-related matters.

Pat began his career as an Assistant Illinois Attorney General, representing the State of Illinois and its agencies in litigation matters in state and federal courts and before administrative tribunals. He subsequently served in senior level positions in corporate legal departments, where he managed domestic and international litigation including product liability, employment, commercial and antitrust matters, advised on employment matters and negotiated a wide variety of commercial agreements including purchase and supply, dealer distribution and asset purchase agreements.

"Pat’s proven experience and skill make him an outstanding addition to the team,” says Paul Norman, Chair of Boardman Clark’s Dealership & Franchise Practice Group. "We are excited about what he brings to the table for our clients and know he will be a great asset for a long time to come."

Boardman Clark is one of Madison’s largest and longest-standing law firms. The firm serves individuals, businesses, school districts, and local governments. Its areas of service include litigation, franchise and dealership law, business law, taxation, estate planning and probate, intellectual property, family law, municipal law, banking, labor and employment, land use, elder services, real estate, and school law.

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