Educational Background/ Experience

Law School Graduate, University of Wisconsin Law School (1982). Grade Point Average: top 5%.

Law School Awards:

  • Mowry Scholarship Recipient (2nd highest GPA of 2nd year class)
  • Order of the Coif
  • Cum Laude recognition
  • Dean’s Outstanding Academic Achievement

Masters of Business Administration from University of Wisconsin – Madison School of Business (1975). Beta Gamma Sigma Fraternity (Honorary Academic Selection). Major in Accounting.

Bachelor’s of Business Administration from University of Wisconsin – Madison School of Business. Major in Accounting.

Bernie has also been published many of times some publications listed here.

Professional Background

Attorney Bernard J. Powers is a practicing attorney licensed with the State of Wisconsin.  He is also a licensed Certified Public Accountant.  He has been working on tax matters and problems for over 20 years in his professional career and has worked to resolved a wide variety of tax problems.  He graduated near the top of his law school class at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He has  been a member fo the American and Wisconsin Bar Associations since 1982.  He has been very active in speaking and writing about tax matters.  He confirm has served as Treasurer of Racine County Bar Association, and on its Board of Governors for many years.  faculty with UW – Parkside and Cardinal Stretch College recognized by his peers in “Best Lawyers in America” and “Best Lawyers in Wisconsin.” Since 1995, confirm has opened 210 new tax files for clients involving tax related matters.