About Us

There are three practicing members of our firm:

John L. O'Brien, born Kelly Lake, Minnesota, October 9, 1933; admitted to bar, 1963, Wisconsin and U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin. Education: Wisconsin State College (B.A., 1955); University of Wisconsin(J.D., 1963). Member, Board of Editors, Wisconsin Law Review, 1962-1963. City Attorney, City of Eagle River, 1968-1991. Member: Oneida-Vilas-Forest County (Secretary, 1971-1972; Treasurer, 1972-1973; Vice President, 1973-1974; President, 1974-1975) and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Wisconsin; Wisconsin Association of School Board Attorneys. Practice Areas: Municipal; Real Estate; Litigation; Elder Law
E-mail:skirby@oabglaw.com

Dennis M. Burgy, born Cedar Rapids, Iowa, February 22, 1947; admitted to bar, 1973, Colorado; 1976, Wisconsin and U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin; U.S. District Court, District of Colorado. Education: University of Wisconsin (B.A. 1970); Valparaiso University (J.D., 1973). Deputy District Attorney: Pueblo, Colorado, 1973-1974; Canon City, Colorado, 1975-1976. Court Commissioner, Vilas County, 1978-. Member: Oneida-Vilas-Forest County (Secretary-Treasurer, 1984-1985; Vice President, 1985-1986; President, 1986-1987), Colorado and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Wisconsin; Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Practice Areas: Real Estate Law; Family Law; Civil Litigation; Corporate Law; Probate Law
E-mail:dburgy@oabglaw.com

Steven C. Garbowicz, born Milwaukee, Wisconsin, November 26, 1953; admitted to bar, 1978, Wisconsin and U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin. Education: University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (B.S., magna cum laude, 1975); Marquette University (J.D., 1978). Eagle River City Attorney, 1991-. Member: Oneida-Vilas-Forest County (President, 1990-1991) Bar Association; State Bar of Wisconsin; Wisconsin Association of School Board Attorneys; Wisconsin School Attorneys Association (Board of Directors, 1990-1993). Practice Areas: Municipal Law; Real Estate Law; Probate Law; Traffic Defense.
E-mail:sgarbo@oabglaw.com