Louis T. Wierenga, is an Of counsel transactional and tax attorney for Bryant Legal Group PC, where he focuses on entity formation and income tax filing for highly compensated medical professionals. Louis brings extensive knowledge and experience with regards to the pros and cons of the various business structures available to medical professionals, including whether or not to make a subchapter S-election. Louis also assists a number of medical professionals on an annual basis with their tax planning (including payroll and estimated tax payments), business and personal income tax return preparation and filing, as well as, audits and appeals.
Louis earned his Bachelor of Science in Economics from University of Illinois then his Juris Doctor from Valparaiso University School of Law. Prior to law school, Louis obtained his FINRA Series 7, while considering a career as a day trader. While in law school Louis held a position with Rush University Medical Center legal department.
Louis is a member, and past co-chair of the Fundraising Committee, for the Chicago Bar Association. He has also been named a 2018 & 2019 Super Lawyers Rising Star, as well as, voted one of the Top 100 Must-Follow Tax Twitter Accounts by Forbes Magazine.
Louis’ also maintains his own firm where he concentrates on estate planning and probate, in addition to income tax and business law.
Louis lives in the western suburbs of Chicago with his fiancée, and prominent criminal defense attorney, Tja A. Chiapelli and two daughters. When not working he enjoys bike riding, trading equities, and watching his daughters play.