Community Involvement

Fox, O’Neill & Shannon’s attorneys and staff believe community involvement is an essential part of their contributions to the greater Milwaukee area. Since the firm’s inception, civic and community involvement has been the rule for the firm, its attorneys, and its staff.

FOS is particularly proud of its decades-long pro bono legal services for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee, Inc. The Club, one of the greater Milwaukee area’s oldest non-profit organizations, provides critical services and activities to thousands of young people in the Milwaukee area.

FOS’s past and present community involvement includes:

  • Leadership Team, ALS Society
  • Past Board President, Friends of the Haggerty Museum of Art
  • Chairman, Greater Milwaukee Foundation
  • Board Member, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee
  • Board Member, Milwaukee Art Museum
  • Board Member, Circus World Museum
  • Board Member, The Great Circus Parade
  • Board Member, Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
  • Trustee, Woodland School Board of Trustees
  • Board Member, Uptown Crossing Business Improvement District
  • Board Member, St. Vincent De Paul Society
  • Director, Legal Action of Wisconsin
  • Member, Legal Action of Wisconsin Volunteer Lawyer’s Project
  • Member, Volunteer Legal Clinic
  • Mentor, Judge Clevert mentoring program
  • Host, Judge Clevert summer internship program
  • Member, Down Syndrome Association of Wisconsin Philanthropy Committee
  • Member, National Association of Professional Women
  • Member, Sergeants Inn

FOS’s attorneys and staff also regularly participate in community and charitable events, which have included:

  • Milwaukee Zoo Ride
  • Susan Komen Race for a Cure
  • Food from the Bar (Feeding America)
  • Food pantry services at Dispensa de la Paz