Large Enough to Serve You, Small Enough to Know You
Gerbers Law, S.C., is a business law firm located in Green Bay, WI that was established in 1993 by Attorney Terry J. Gerbers. Our attorneys practice primarily in the areas of commercial and business law, real estate, civil litigation, banking law, probate, and estate and business succession planning. Our goal is to serve the Green Bay, WI community and local businesses by providing comprehensive and effective legal counsel. To that end, we take the time to understand each client’s individual needs and goals, and we work closely with our clients to find practical solutions specifically tailored to their own unique circumstances.
We provide the same legal expertise you will find in larger law firms, coupled with the personal attention necessary to serve you effectively. We pride ourselves on the fact that most of our work is referred to us by our existing clients and other professionals, including our colleagues in the legal community.
We serve as corporate counsel to many local businesses, providing assistance and counseling in all of their legal affairs. Our office assists individuals and development companies in their efforts to develop residential and commercial real estate, and we have negotiated and closed numerous real estate transactions, including several multi-million dollar projects. As experienced trial attorneys, we also litigate complex commercial disputes on behalf of our individual and corporate clients in both state and federal court, and we have extensive appellate experience. We also provide estate and business succession planning.
Our Green Bay business law firm is committed to our community and our profession. We share our time and talent with others in the community, and our attorneys are actively involved in several charitable and service organizations throughout Northeastern Wisconsin.
Becks Quality Cabinets
“Our experience with Gerbers Law has been outstanding! My company has worked with Terry Gerbers on several items starting with acquisition of the Company and several binding company policy documents. Recently we found a need for three binding documents including a Warranty, Credit Application and a Dealership Agreement. Our expectations regarding these documents were exceeded expeditiously and with superior service throughout! We would recommend Gerbers Law to any client in need of an attorney’s services! Thank you Gerbers Law!!”
“Gerbers Law handles our business with our best interests first. It has been a pleasure to work with the staff, they are both forthright and honest. They have been able to consistently work through issues for us in a timely manner, and have a thorough knowledge of the law.”
“I needed legal representation and Gerbers Law was strongly recommended to me. They came through with ‘flying’ colors, so to speak. They offered thorough knowledge, timely advice, and prompt attention. What more could one ask for? Thanks a million!”
Cornerstone Business Services, Inc
“Gerbers Law, S.C. represented a real estate developer in regards to the negotiation of a $6.4 Million offer to purchase vacant property. When the purchaser failed to show at closing, Gerbers Law, S.C. filed suit, ultimately resulting in a judge ordering the purchaser to perform the purchase contract and ordering significant interest award on the past due amount. The purchaser appealed and, with the assistance of Gerbers Law, S.C., the Wisconsin Court of Appeals upheld the trial court’s ruling.”
“Gerbers Law, S.C. has been with G&J Litho from our beginning. Terry Gerbers and his associates handle every situation with professionalism and integrity. Their expertise and attention to detail is commendable. I would recommend Gerbers Law to anyone starting a new business venture or just looking to make a change.”
“I can’t say enough about the great service that my company has received from Gerbers Law, S.C. The fact that they are extremely professional, knowledgeable, and helpful are three of their outstanding qualities. They were readily available and returned phone calls promptly, which is very important to me. I am assured that I can count on Gerbers Law, S.C. for my future legal needs.”
Gryboski Builders Inc
“Gryboski Builders, Inc. has had an attorney-client relationship with Gerbers Law, S.C. for over nine years and has referred Gerbers Law to many friends and business acquaintances. “We have a construction company that does primarily new and renovated residential construction and some light commercial work. We also have another company that focuses on commercial real estate investments. We have always felt we have been given sound advice delivered in very practical, understandable terms. Gerbers Law, S.C. has helped us with our business succession plans, personal wills, business contracts, employee matters, real estate transactions, tenant negotiations, and problem tenants. They have been very effective in protecting our interests and in helping us to make sound business decisions. Most importantly, Gerbers Law explains complex legal matters in terms that their clients can understand. That is one of many reasons I have often referred people to Gerbers Law.”
“In the past, we had worked with several large law firms, but decided to make the move to a local medium-sized firm. We have been very pleased with the work of Gerbers Law. S. C. and their attention to detail. Their advice has been sound, and they are responsive and easy to work with.”
“Gerbers Law, S.C. took over the representation of an accounting firm and its new employee who were being sued under theories stemming from a previous employer’s non-compete. Gerbers Law, S.C. was successful in having the non-compete provision declared invalid and the entire case dismissed within two months of substituting as representation for these clients.”
Smet Construction Services
“Smet Construction is a commercial contractor. We have been working with Gerbers Law, S. C. for several years, negotiating major construction contracts and development projects. We have always been impressed by their responsiveness and the quality of their work, and we would highly recommend them to anybody who needs legal services.”
Soletski Surveying LLC
“Gerbers Law has always provided the most cost-efficient, accurate and dependable legal services for our company.”
Van Den Heuvel Electric
“We are a major electrical contracting firm, working on both municipal and private commercial projects throughout the Mid-west. We have relied upon the services of Gerbers Law, S. C. for all of our legal needs, and have always been impressed by their knowledge and professionalism.”
Wisconsin Pride Stone
“Gerbers Law was instrumental in helping me navigate the complex waters of purchasing an ongoing business. They were extremely responsive, thoughtful in all approaches, making recommendations where I needed their professional insight; even the business loan bankers were highly complimentary of the quality and quantity of work performed.I would highly recommend Gerbers Law to anyone even considering the purchase of a business.”
Our Experienced Team
On January, 11, 2021, the SBA, in consultation with the U.S Treasury Department, reopened the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP Loan) for First Draw loans for those small businesses that did not apply in 2020.
With the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 employers are no longer mandated to offer paid leave under the EPSLA or EFMLA to their employees. The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 did contain a provision, however, allowing employers to offer paid leave under the EPSLA or EFMLA to their employees through March 31, 2021.
How to Deal with Paycheck Protection Program Loans (PPP Loan) in Connection with a Change of Ownership
The SBA recently released SBA Procedural Notice 5000-20057 (effective October 2, 2020) (the “Notice”) outlining the required procedures for change of ownership of an entity that has received PPP funds.