John G. Walsh is an associate attorney at Axley practicing a wide range of business law including corporate law; mergers, acquisitions and business reorganizations; intellectual property and trademark registration; estate planning and probate; real estate and adverse possession claims; zoning; and land use and development.
Mr. Walsh brings to his practice a strong history of involvement in the Madison legal community. Prior to joining Axley, Mr. Walsh served as staff counsel for the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (2010-2013). He was also a member of the Wisconsin Supreme Court’s Planning and Policy Advisory Committee (PPAC) (2010-2013), as well as a volunteer law clerk for the Wisconsin Supreme Court (2009). During law school, Mr. Walsh worked as a compliance intern for the University of Wisconsin Athletic Department (2008) and provided legal assistance to institutionalized persons through the Frank J. Remington Center (2007).
Aside from his legal career, Mr. Walsh is a successful comedian and was a finalist in the 2011 and 2012 Madison’s Funniest Comic Competition held by The Comedy Club on State.
EducationJ.D., University of Wisconsin Law School
B.A., University of Notre Dame
Involvement & Recognition
- Member, State Bar of Wisconsin
- Member, American Bar Association
- Member, Dane County Bar Association
- Member, Planning and Policy Advisory Committee (PPAC) (1 term, 2010-2013)