Oostburg, Wisconsin Divorce Lawyers

Sheboygan, WI Divorce Lawyer
(920) 457-7744 1526 S 12th St
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Divorce, Collections and Family
Kelsi L. Cottle
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Sheboygan, WI Divorce Lawyer with 10 years experience
(920) 287-0472 608 North 6th Street
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Divorce, Immigration, International and Personal Injury
Florida Coastal School of Law
Attorney Kelsi Cottle grew up learning first-hand about the struggles of migrating your family and business to a new Country. Ms. Cottle was born in New Zealand, to parents who were each citizens of different Countries, and spent her childhood living in Canada, New Zealand and the USA. Because of these experiences, Ms. Cottle has a unique, and personal, perspective on the implications that migration can have on a family and a business. Ms. Cottle received her undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Computer Science from Lakeland University in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Upon deciding to pursue a career in...
Nicholas J.B. Pasquale
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Sheboygan, WI Divorce Attorney with 10 years experience
(920) 383-1360 608 North 6th Street
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy and Family
Florida Coastal School of Law
After receiving his Bachelors degree in Political Science from the University of New York at Stony Brook, Attorney Pasquale obtained his Juris Doctorate from Florida Coastal School of Law. He provides exceptional legal representation for matters concerning divorce, child custody, child support, maintenance/alimony, paternity and relief under Chapter 7 and 13 of the Federal Bankruptcy Code. Attorney Pasquale is an experienced litigator who has handled family actions ranging from basic uncontested cases to the most complicated divorce actions involving significant marital estates, business interests and substantial party incomes. Attorney Pasquale's thorough understanding of Family Law, Bankruptcy Law,...
Chadwick Kaehne
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Sheboygan, WI Divorce Attorney with 13 years experience
(920) 383-1350 608 North 6th Street
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Divorce, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
University of Dayton School of Law
Mr. Chadwick Kaehne graduated from the University of Wisconsin
with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. Shortly after his
undergraduate studies, Mr. Kaehne founded a mental health clinic serving
clients throughout Winnebago, Fond du Lac, Outagamie, and Brown
counties. Mr. Kaehne established his law practice shortly after
receiving his Juris Doctorate from the University of Dayton School of
Law in Ohio. Using the philosophy grounded from his experiences from the
mental health field, Mr. Kaehne believes that not only should a law
firm be both reputable and aggressive in serving the needs of their
clients; but also passionate, with...
Rachel R. Laborde
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Sheboygan, WI Divorce Lawyer with 5 years experience
(920) 287-0576 608 North 6th Street
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy, Family and Immigration
Marquette University Law School
I am committed to delivering a client-centered, problem-solving approach where I consistently strive to reach results that provide the greatest value and long-term benefits to my client. I am confident that most cases can be resolved in a quick and cordial fashion, but I am prepared to litigate with unwavering fervor should a mutually agreeable solution be out of reach. I primarily practice family law at Kaehne, Cottle, Pasquale & Associates, S.C., with an emphasis on collaborative divorce and mediation. I received my Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Language, Literature and Culture from Marquette University and subsequently earned my Juris...
Amaro Lopez
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Sheboygan, WI Divorce Attorney with 6 years experience
(920) 287-0460 608 N 6th St
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Immigration
University of Wisconsin Law School
Attorney Amaro Lopez received his B.A. degree in Spanish Literature from the University of Dallas. He then continued on at the University of Dallas and obtained his Master’s Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Human Resources. After pursuing a career in Human Resources, Mr. Lopez realized that in order to make a difference in people’s lives the way he wanted, he would need to advance his education. He was accepted into the law school at the University of Wisconsin Madison and earned his Juris Doctorate degree. He feels a strong connection to his community and believes that a...
Natasha Torry
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Sheboygan, WI Divorce Lawyer with 18 years experience
(920) 395-3594 1431 N. 8th St, Ste 5
Sheboygan, WI 53081-4151
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Elder and Family
University of Wisconsin - Madison
I went to law school because I want to make a difference in our community. As a 2001 graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School I learned to appreciate the meaning of the phrase “law in action”. There can be a difference between what the law is and how the law is applied. I am interested in working closely with clients to help them understand the practical reality of their legal situation. My goal is to resolve your matter in the most efficient and cost-effective way possible. I don’t enjoy needless fighting any more than you do. Your problem...
Jean Ansay
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Port Washington, WI Divorce Attorney
(262) 284-3407 1329 W Grand Ave
Port Washington, WI 53074
Divorce, Business, Estate Planning and Family
With over 25 years of success as an attorney, Jean's extensive knowledge, experience and integrity in providing preventive counsel and representing clients in the areas of estate planning, probate, family law, civil litigation, and corporate and real estate law, have proven to be the best-in-class. With each client, Jean is laser-focused on securing the best outcome possible and at the same time providing a peace-of-mind to her clients by involving them appropriately along the way. Jean has been honored with many awards and distinctions, such as being named the first female president of the Ozaukee Bar Association and voted one...
Timothy (Tim) Brian Gifford Esq.
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Sheboygan, WI Divorce Lawyer
(920) 912-4925 809 N. 8th Street
Suite 212
Sheboygan, WI 53081-4032
Divorce
Sheboygan, WI Divorce Lawyer
(920) 458-3701 602 N 6th St
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Divorce, Family, Insurance Defense and Personal Injury
Port Washington, WI Divorce Attorney
(262) 284-2664 2560 County Hwy C
Port Washington, WI 53074
Divorce, Criminal, DUI and Family
Sheboygan, WI Divorce Attorney
(920) 458-6222 601 Center Ave
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Divorce, Family, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Sheboygan, WI Divorce Attorney
2007 N 5th St
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Divorce and Family
Port Washington, WI Divorce Lawyer
(262) 284-5566 110 E Main St
Port Washington, WI 53074
Divorce, Criminal, DUI and Family
Sheboygan, WI Divorce Attorney
(920) 459-8490 837 Riverfront Dr
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Divorce
Linda Vanden Heuvel
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West Bend, WI Divorce Attorney with 34 years experience
(800) 805-1976 246 South 5th Avenue
West Bend, WI 53095
Free ConsultationDivorce, Elder, Family and Personal Injury
Marquette University Law School
Attorney Linda Vanden Heuvel has been practicing law in Wisconsin for over 30 years, and has repeatedly received a superb rating from www.Avvo.com and a AV-rating from www.Martindale.com, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. She has been named to the National Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers. Recently receiving the client distinction award for recognized excellence in quality of service, overall value, responsiveness and communication ability, Attorney Vanden Heuvel provides divorce representation including custody and placement and other areas of family law. Notwithstanding Attorney Vanden Heuvel's extensive and recognized...
Jane E. Probst
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Wauwatosa, WI Divorce Attorney with 29 years experience
(414) 210-3135 1011 N. Mayfair Road
Suite 203
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
Free ConsultationDivorce, Estate Planning, Family and Juvenile
Marquette University Law School
JANE E. PROBST presently specializes in the areas of family law, divorce, paternity, grandparent rights, custody, child support, juvenile law, termination of parental rights, adoptions and guardianships. Another specialty area is Equine Law, exclusively dealing with businesses, contracts and litigation related to horses. She not only has extensive experience as a trial lawyer, but is also a member of the Collaborative Divorce Council of Wisconsin with an objective of resolving divorces without the cost and acrimony of the standard litigation process. She was certified by University of Wisconsin as a Divorce Mediator in November, 2006. For...
Ernesto Romero
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Milwaukee, WI Divorce Attorney
(414) 403-9000 4230 North Oakland Ave. #400
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence and Family
+ "10 Best" Attorneys for the State of Wisconsin as selected by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2017 for having an impeccable client satisfaction rating and for having attained the highest degree of professional achievement. 2017 + Top 1.5% of Wisconsin lawyers. "Top 100 Family lawyers in the State of Wisconsin." "...comprised of the nation's most skilled lawyers..." The American Society of Legal Advocates. 2016 + Top 100 Wisconsin Lawyers. Selected as a "Wisconsin: The National Advocates, 2016 + Top 100 Member" by The National Advocates Organization, an organization...
Michael Edwards
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Fond du Lac, WI Divorce Attorney with 2 years experience
(920) 944-6665 17 Forest Ave.
Suite 017
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Marquette University Law School and Drake University
Michael A. Edwards was born in Milwaukee, WI. Michael attended the Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa and graduated in 2014 after earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Law, Politics & Society and Rhetoric & Communication Studies. Michael graduated from Drake with University Honors.

Michael graduated from Marquette University Law School in 2017 with a Certificate in Sports Law as well as Pro Bono Honors for volunteering nearly 400 hours of his time to pro bono legal services.

Currently, Michael assists clients with family law issues in Fond du Lac and surrounding counties.

While in school, Michael held various internship positions including...
Karyn Gimbel Youso
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Brookfield, WI Divorce Lawyer with 26 years experience
(262) 788-5335 675 N. Brookfield Rd. Suite 203
Brookfield, WI 53045
Free ConsultationDivorce, Arbitration & Mediation and Family
Washington University in St. Louis School of Law
Atty Youso has been practicing law since 1992, and concentrating on divorce and family law exclusively since 2004. She has special training in low conflict resolution, including mediation, Collaborative and Cooperative divorce, and creative problem solving. In particular, Atty Youso has extensive experience dealing with cases involving domestic abuse, substance abuse, and mental health issues. She recognizes divorce is extremely emotional and difficult on parents and children alike, and seeks to minimize negative impact on all involved.
Nathaniel J Wojan
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Oshkosh, WI Divorce Attorney with 8 years experience
(920) 231-0699 2001 Bowen Street
Oshkosh, WI 54901
Divorce, Criminal, Estate Planning and Family
Marquette University Law School
Raised in Northcentral Wisconsin, Attorney Wojan attended UW-Oshkosh and Marquette University Law School. Attorney Wojan has practiced at Petit & Dommershausen since 2012.
Terese J. Singer
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Milwaukee, WI Divorce Attorney with 29 years experience
(414) 271-6400 1110 N Old World 3rd St
#201
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Personal Injury
Marquette University Law School
Attorney Singer devotes her practice almost exclusively to helping couples through the difficult process of dissolving their marriage and rebuilding their lives. With over 25 years of experience, she is particularly sensitive to protecting her client's children and the parent's right to remain fully involved in their lives. She also works diligently to insure that her client's financial interests are protected, whether that means fighting for a fair division of property or making sure that maintenance is awarded in the appropriate cases. Her clients are divided equally between men and women and both have their rights and interests vigorously defended....
David N. Iancu
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Milwaukee, WI Divorce Lawyer with 9 years experience
(414) 453-0800 11414 W Park Place
# 202
Milwaukee, WI 53224
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Marquette University Law School
Top-ranked divorce and family law attorneys serving Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, Washington, Racine counties and all of South-Eastern Wisconsin. David N. Iancu has devoted his practice to finding innovative solutions to complex divorce and family law cases. No case too big or too small.

Featured in Milwaukee’s Lifestyle Magazine, “M Magazine” as a “Leading Lawyer” each year from 2013 to 2018.
Named “10 Best Attorney” for Wisconsin by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys for 2018.
Named ‘SUPER LAWYER – Rising Star’ each year from 2010 to 2018.
Named a “Top 100 Lawyer” by The National Advocates for 2017 and 2018.
Named a ‘Top 40...
Chelsea Gatterman
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Menomonee Falls, WI Divorce Attorney with 7 years experience
(312) 598-1711 N56W13405 Silver Spring Dr
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
Divorce and Family
Marquette University
Compassionate and understanding is what I strive to be for my clients. I practice divorce and family law.

Practicing law since 2012 after graduating from Marquette University.

Admitted to the State Bar of Wisconsin in 2012.

Helping families move forward.
Teri Nelson
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Wauwatosa, WI Divorce Attorney with 27 years experience
(414) 258-1644 2675 N Mayfair Rd
Suite 610
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
Divorce and Family
University of Wisconsin - Madison
I have a unique philosophy in handling Family Law matters. I believe that every client deserves my time in terms of individual attention and my experience so that they have the best representation possible to guide them through one of the most difficult experiences in their life. I have a commitment to excellent personal service to my clients and believes my clients appreciate my quick and truthful responses to their questions and concerns.

No one wants an expensive, difficult or time-consuming divorce experience. Therefore, I am committed to giving my clients a quick, civilized and fair resolution to their family law...
Susan Hansen
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Milwaukee, WI Divorce Attorney with 38 years experience
(414) 273-2422 126 N. Jefferson St. #401
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Marquette University Law School
Susan Hansen focuses her practice on collaborative divorce and mediation. She has extensive experience in both complex financial and child-related family issues. Her approach emphasizes working closely with clients for creative problem-solving and uses an interdisciplinary process to provide the greatest value and long-term benefits to clients. Susan has held leadership positions in many legal associations and community organizations. She is past president of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. She has frequently presented on family law topics to lawyers, judges, and mental health and financial professionals. She has provided mediation and collaborative practice training nationally...
Hon. Linda M Van De Water (Ret.)
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Brookfield, WI Divorce Attorney with 31 years experience
(262) 424-8004 20945 Bartlett Drive
Brookfield, WI 53045
Free ConsultationDivorce, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Family
Marquette University Law School
I formed CCMA SOLUTIONS, LLC (Consultation, Collaboration, Mediation & Arbitration) and mainly focus on Alternative Dispute Resolutions as a Certified Mediator. My 27 years of practice as a lawyer and 12 years as a Waukesha County Circuit Court Judge, along with my Mediation Certification from Northwestern University, give me a unique ability to resolve a multitude of cases fairly and efficiently without having to waste time and money litigating them in court. Although many of my cases are Divorce and Paternity, I have also Mediated a multitude of topics including: Contract disputes, Landlord/Tenant leases, Probate disputes, Real...
Carlos Alberto Gamino
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Waukesha, WI Divorce Attorney with 22 years experience
(262) 650-6700 1055 Whiterock Ave
Waukesha, WI 53186
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Family
Carlos A. Gamino is a zealous attorney who advocates for the legal rights of his clients in communities throughout the Milwaukee metropolitan area, and all of Southeastern Wisconsin. Working with a team of attorneys at Gamino Law Offices allows Attorney Carlos Gamino the ability to provide each client with the personal service and innovative legal analysis to achieve desired results for his clients.
Tedia Gamino
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Milwaukee, WI Divorce Lawyer with 21 years experience
(414) 383-6700 1746 S Muskego Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, Family and Juvenile
Jeffrey Lee Murrell
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Milwaukee, WI Divorce Lawyer with 24 years experience
(414) 224-0668 P.O. Box 579
Milwaukee, WI 53201
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy, Domestic Violence and Family
Marquette University
Admitted to practice law in Wisconsin since 1995, I have had my own law practice since 1997. Based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, my practice concentrates on litigation in the areas of criminal defense (all levels, state & federal), family law (divorce, child custody/support, paternity), personal bankruptcy (and alternatives), state & municipal licensing and other areas. I am admitted to practice in Wisconsin and in both the U.S. District Courts of the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin. I earned my B.A. at the University of New Orleans in 1991 and my J.D. from Marquette University Law School in 1995. I am...
Paul E. Bucher
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Delafield, WI Divorce Attorney with 38 years experience
(262) 303-4916 355 Austin Circle
Suite 110
Delafield, WI 53018
Free ConsultationDivorce, Family, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Marquette University Law School
Paul was born in Milwaukee, WI and grew up on the south side of Milwaukee. Paul has five brothers and was raised by a single mom. Growing up on the south side of Milwaukee, Paul attended the local Catholic grade school and worked his way through school by working at gas stations, having a paper route and doing whatever he could to raise money to pay for tuition and books. Paul attended Pius XI high school and, once again, worked to pay all costs of his education, as did his five brothers.

Upon graduating from high school, Paul took a year...
Lindsey M White
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Milwaukee, WI Divorce Lawyer with 7 years experience
(414) 453-0800 933 N. Mayfair Road
Suite 300
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Free ConsultationDivorce, Estate Planning and Family
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Attorney Lindsey M. White is an Associate Attorney with Karp & Iancu, S.C. Lindsey is known for her dedication to her clients, her compassion, and her professionalism both in and out of the courtroom. Lindsey understands that her clients are encountering some of life’s greatest challenges as they face family law issues. She is a firm believer that no individual should ever have to confront a legal crisis on their own, especially one that impacts their family. Lindsey develops a trusting relationship with her clients and goes the extra mile in making sure her client not only feels comfortable...
Kathryn Weaver
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Brookfield, WI Divorce Attorney with 28 years experience
(414) 482-9755 165 Bishops Way, Suite 125
Brookfield, WI 53005
Divorce
My Philosophy: In Divorce lies the seeds of a new life, the hope of greater understanding and wisdom that comes from great struggle.

When you hire an attorney you should find out first if they are competent (do they know the law; are they experienced; do they have a good reputation) and second you should ask yourself, could I work with this person over a long period of time.

There are many philosophies on practicing law. Some attorneys want to take the lead and the client follows; some attorneys want only to settle the case and will do almost anything to...
Jeff Hughes
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Milwaukee, WI Divorce Attorney with 22 years experience
(414) 286-4746 250 E Wisconsin Ave
18th floor
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Divorce and Family
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Jeff the principal partner of Sterling Law Offices, S.C. Jeff’s responsibilities include client interaction, attorney recruitment, and networking for the firm. Prior to forming Sterling Law Offices, S.C. Jeff served for nine years as a litigation attorney at a local Wisconsin law firm McLario & Helm. Additionally, Jeff founded BizLab in 2003 a successful business incubator in Menomonee Falls with over 130 employees and $20,000,000 in annual revenue. Jeff earned a B.A. degree in history from Bob Jones University and his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 1997. At home, Jeff is...
Matthew Goldin
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Oshkosh, WI Divorce Attorney with 28 years experience
(920) 235-9000 125 Church Ave.
Oshkosh, WI 54901
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, DUI and Family
Grew up in Chicago, Illinois. Attended Northwestern University and graduated with BA in history in 1986. Attended University of Baltimore Law School and graduated with a JD in 1991. Resided in Oshkosh, Wisconsin since 1992. Married with two children.
Mark Knutson
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Brookfield, WI Divorce Attorney with 40 years experience
(262) 785-9000 14170 W Greenfield Ave
Brookfield, WI 53005
Free ConsultationDivorce, Estate Planning, Family and Probate
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Our top notch attorneys are supported by an exceptional and caring staff, ensuring that our clients receive dedicated and personal attention for their matters, while maintaining the highest standards of ethics and professionalism. Established in 1994, we represent clients in the areas of Family Law, Divorce, Legal Separation, Estate Planning, Probate, Criminal/Traffic, Real Estate, Corporations and Litigation.

In addition to traditional divorce, we offer an alternative called Collaborative Divorce which focuses on helping family members transition in a mutually respectful manner. Ultimately we reach a settlement that upholds the priorities and interests of all family members, but especially...
Jody Usow
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Whitefish Bay, WI Divorce Lawyer with 33 years experience
(414) 961-9500 105 E. Silver Spring Drive
Whitefish Bay, WI 53217
Divorce, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Family
Jody L. Usow is a graduate of the Marquette University Law School and was admitted to the Wisconsin State Bar in 1986. Jody has extensive experience in civil and criminal law and is an experienced litigator having tried hundreds of cases in Wisconsin Circuit Courts. Although the focus of her practice is increasingly devoted to aspects of family law, she continues to litigate in several areas. -- Family Law and Litigation, including divorce, child custody, child support, paternity and domestic violence. In addition to representing private clients, Ms. Usow is regularly appointed as a Guardian ad Litem in...
Michelle Fitzgerald
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Brookfield, WI Divorce Lawyer with 19 years experience
(262) 432-3600 611 N. Barker Road, Suite 209
Brookfield, WI 53045
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Family
Marquette University Law School
Michelle Fitzgerald is an attorney and founder of Horizons Law Group, LLC. She practices family law, including mediation and collaborative law, real estate, new business start-ups, estate planning including probate and guardianships. Michelle is on the board of the Better Business Bureau of Wisconsin as well as a past Chairperson. She formerly served on the Wauwatosa Village BID Board and school governance council at her children's former school. She is also an active member of the Milwaukee Bar, and the Association for Women Lawyers (AWL), and past volunteer at the House of Peace Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinic. Michelle was...
Peter John Hoeper
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Waupun, WI Divorce Attorney
(920) 324-5050 512 East Main Street
Waupun, WI 53963
Divorce, Estate Planning, Family and Insurance Claims
University of Wisconsin Law School
If you are about to embark on the probate process, you need to take immediate action and seek out the help of a Waupun estate planning lawyer you can trust. While you may agree, you may be wondering where you can even begin to search for the right lawyer. You can breathe more easily now, because you have come to the right law firm. Hoeper Law Offices exists to support individuals just like you, and you can know that your case is in the right hands when you come here. Attorney Peter John Hoeper obtained his Juris Doctorate from the...
David Karp
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Milwaukee, WI Divorce Attorney with 37 years experience
(414) 453-0800 933 N Mayfair Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Marquette University Law School
Since he was admitted to practice in Wisconsin in 1982, David B. Karp has worked tirelessly to assist injury and family law clients. During the course of his lengthy career, he successfully has tried hundreds of cases and has settled countless more.
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Considering divorce?

If a person wishes to terminate his or her marriage, he or she may file for a divorce. In a divorce proceeding, the court will terminate the marriage and determine the rights and responsibilities of the divorcing parties regarding child custody, child visitation, child support and spousal support (alimony). The court will also redistribute marital assets.

Depending on where you reside and where your assets are, the division of property can be a very simple or very complex process. Disputes often arise during this phase of a divorce if the two parties disagree as to who should receive which assets or property.

Finding a divorce lawyer who is experienced and reliable can reduce your stress and help you make the best choices possible. A good divorce lawyer should be a problem solver who is skilled at negotiation and possesses a solid trial background. If both parties are open to alternative dispute resolution, such as arbitration or mediation, finding a lawyer experienced in collaborative divorce or divorce mediation would be beneficial.

Divorce lawyers also handle child custody issues, including multi-state and international child custody situations. Some divorce lawyers may be certified by their states as being family law specialists. Certification often requires that a lawyer meet certain experience and educational criteria.


Legal Custody: A parent with legal custody has the right to decide on the child's upbringing, education, and medical care. A court may grant legal custody to one parent (sole legal custody) or both parents (joint legal custody).

Separate Property: Property acquired before marriage or during the marriage as a gift or inheritance, or bought during marriage with separate property.