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Maxwell Charles Livingston

Maxwell Charles Livingston

Practice areas:

Contracts & Agreements, Family, Business, Elder Law, Employment & Labor, Environmental and Natural Resources, Divorce & Separation, Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

I love helping people.  It's my mission to make the world a better place one client at a time, and I work very hard to do that.  Furthermore, I am uniquely qualified to do so because of my unwavering persistence; respect for my clients and their wishes; and, strong legal skills.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Contracts & Agreements: 30%
    5 years, 6 cases
  2. Family: 20%
    4 years, 2 cases
  3. Business: 15%
    4 years, 2 cases
  4. Employment & Labor: 10%
  5. Other: 25%
  6. More 



Hourly ($99-150/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

48 total 

  • Judd S Nemiro

    Hardworking and determined. I endorse this lawyer.


    Judd Nemiro Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Douglas MacMillan Borthwick

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Douglas Borthwick Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Maxwell Charles Livingston

200 South Executive Drive
Suite 101
Brookfield, WI, 53005



WIGood Standing201103/27/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Listed Amongst Top Executives from the YearBiltmore's Who's Who2012
Listed Among Top ExecutivesContinental Who's Who2012
Dean's List & Pro Bono HonorsMarquette University Law School2011
Alumni ScholarUniversity of California at Berkeley2006
Alumni ScholarUniversity of California, Berkeley2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner/LawyerLaw Offices of Maxwell Charles Livingston2011 - Present
Partner, COO, MediatorMaurice|Maxwell Mediation, LLC.2011 - Present
Law ClerkCalifornia Advocates for Nursing Home Reform2010 - 2010
MediatorMilwaukee County Courthouse2010 - 2011
Law ClerkNorthern California Legal Services2009 - 2009
Research Assitant to Law Professor Chad OldfatherMarquette University Law School2009 - 2011
Sports InternKTVU Channel Two Sports2007 - 2008
Mentor and TeacherMaking Waves Educational Institute2005 - 2007


Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Wisconsin, Lawyer Referral and Information Service CommitteePanel Member2012 - Present
Milwaukee Bar Association, Lawyer Referral and Information Service CommitteePanel Member2012 - Present
Waukesha County Bar AssociationLawyer Referral and Information Service Member2012 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
ABA Section of Dispute ResolutionMember2011 - Present
ABA Section of Environmental LawMember2011 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinAttorney Member2011 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, Alternative Dispute Resolution SectionAttorney Member2011 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Ceremonial PracticeSettled
False ImprisonmentWon
Malicious Prosecutionongoing

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Publication NameTitleDate
Rocket LawyerHow to Apply for 510(c)(3) Tax Exempt Status for Your Nonprofit2013
Rocket LawyerHow to Keep Your Non Profit in Compliance: A Checklist2013
Rocket LawyerHow to Run a Non Profit Board Meeting in 12 Steps2013
Rocket LawyerShould I Incorporate My Business2013
SandbarHawaii Supreme Court Requires EA for Superferry2009
Water Log• NPDES Permit Not Required to Transfer Pollutants Through Pumps2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
University of California - BerkeleyEnglish LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts2007

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Member MeetingEstate Planning2013
Featuring Maxwell LivingstonFamily Law Interview2012
Ridge Mediation TrainingMediation Training2011
Annual MeetingWisconsin Cutting Union Rights2011