John C. Mitby serves as counsel for numerous businesses, engineering firms, insurance companies, financial institutions, and health care and elder care facilities. Mr. Mitby’s commercial practice includes resolving a variety of matters relating to contracts, real estate, employment, financing, and business insurance litigation. Mr. Mitby is also Axley Brynelson’s managing partner.
Mr. Mitby works with clients on acquisitions, including those involving professional and technical businesses, and provides general corporate oversight. He has provided counsel on many complex business transactions, such as the reorganization of a cooperative, the sale of America’s largest water park, the sale of a bank, and the sale of the House on the Rock, one of Wisconsin’s most prominent landmarks.
His litigation practice includes the defense of professional matters, insurance coverage issues, and other often highly complex business litigation matters. He also offers extensive experience as an arbitrator and mediator.
Admitted to practice in Wisconsin state and federal courts. He is also admitted to practice in the state of Colorado and in the United States Supreme Court.
J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison