Jane F. Zimmerman - Murphy Desmond S.C.

Jane F. Zimmerman

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009
Phone: 608-268-5625

Attorney Ginger Zimmerman is a shareholder at Murphy Desmond S.C., having joined the firm in 1992. Her practice combines her experience in business, real estate, bankruptcy, secured transactions, agricultural and commercial transactions and litigation. She represents creditors, debtors, receivers and Trustees in bankruptcies, collections, reorganizations, liquidations and Wisconsin Chapter 128 proceedings.

Zimmerman also represents purchasers, sellers, landlords and tenants of commercial and agricultural real estate. Her practice includes consultation and representation related to business start-ups and contracts. Her background in commercial and agricultural law is particularly helpful in structuring and negotiating financing for new businesses, refinancings, business purchases, expansions, succession planning and reorganizations.

Zimmerman currently serves as Chair of the firm's Board of Directors, and she is the Practice Group Leader for the Creditors' Rights, Business Bankruptcy and Commercial Litigation Practice Group. She is included on lists for Best Lawyers in America and Wisconsin Super Lawyers and is rated AV preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. Zimmerman was honored by Wisconsin Law Journal as a recipient of the "Women in the Law" award for her work in the legal field and her support and encouragement of female attorneys in their careers.

Zimmerman works in Murphy Desmond's Madison office, but is available by appointment in the firm's Appleton and Janesville offices.

Georgetown UniversityBSBA 1982University of Wisconsin–MadisonJ.D. 1985
United Way of Dane CountyExecutive Women's Golf Association--Madison ChapterAmerican Bankruptcy InstituteTMA MilwaukeeWestern District Wisconsin Bankruptcy BarState Bar of Wisconsin

Office Location

33 East Main Street, Suite 500
P.O. Box 2038
Madison, WI 53703
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law of the Madison Metro Area
Jane F. Zimmerman has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law (Chapter 12, Collections, Commercial, Committee Representation, Creditors' Rights, Debtors' Rights, Foreclosures, Litigation, Loan Documentation, Out-of-Court Workouts, Workouts and Restructurings)
Litigation - Bankruptcy
Municipal Law