Erica D. Kolo

111 East Kilbourn Avenue, 19th Floor
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Erica D. Kolo is an attorney in Meissner Tierney’s transactional practice group. She advises clients on business formation, taxation and transactions.

Prior to joining the firm, she served as Law Clerk for the Wisconsin Governor’s Office of Legal Counsel. Erica earned her J.D. from Marquette University Law School and completed her undergraduate degree at University of Wisconsin-Madison. At Marquette, Erica served as Associate Editor for the Marquette Law Review.


  • CALI Awards: Contracts, Contract Drafting, Law Governing Lawyers, Constitutional Criminal Procedure, Creditor Debtor Law, and Federal Taxation of Corporations and Shareholders

Professional Organizations

  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Federalist Society

Community / Civic Activities

  • Marquette Law Review, Associate Editor (August 2017 – May, 2019)
  • Federalist Society, Board Member (September 2016 – December 2018)

Marquette University Law School, J.D., 2019, magna cum laude, Associate Editor, Marquette Law Review
University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.A. in Political Science, 2016

Articles & Videos

Wisconsin Conformity with Federal Tax Treatment of PPP Loan Forgiveness

On February 18, 2021, Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers signed Assembly Bill 2, which, in part, addresses conformity to the federal...
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Treasury on Paycheck Protection Program Loan Expense Deductibility

In Rev. Rul. 2020-27, the IRS reinforced its prior Notice 2020-32, and said that a borrower of a Paycheck Protection...
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The Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020

Erica D. Kolo On June 5, 2020, the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020, also known as the Flexibility...
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SBA Releases New EZ PPP Loan Forgiveness Application

Erica D. Kolo On Wednesday, June 17, 2020, the Small Business Administration (SBA), in conjunction with the Department of Treasury,...
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Meissner Tierney Welcomes Three New Associate Attorneys

Meissner Tierney is pleased to welcome Erica Kolo, Hannah Compton and Christina Szocka as Associate Attorneys. "We are excited to...
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