Joanne Kay Leifheit

Joanne Kay Leifheit

Elder Law Attorney

Waukesha, WI





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About Me

Please contact my office or check my website for upcoming dates to my complimentary one and 1/2 hour workshop on estate planning, special needs trusts, and Medicaid.  I also offer workshop attendees a complimentary thirty minute office consultation.  I have been practicing law since 1997 and have been in private practice since 1999.  My practice focuses on elder law, estate planning, and probate,...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Living Will / Trust

Posted by: a Wills client over 2 years ago.

Joanne helped my husband & I set up our Living Will & Trust. Joanne went through every detail with us and and explain everything throughly. Joanne...

Estate Planning

Posted by: Maggie, Financial Advisor almost 3 years ago.

I have referred many of my clients to Joanne for Estate Planning purposes (wills & trusts) and will continue to do so, because I have total trust in...
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Carol J. Wessels
Carol Wessels

Mequon, WI

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I have worked with Joanne on guardianship cases and we have also shared information on various elder law issues. She is experienced, down to earth...
Eido M. Walny
Eido Walny

Milwaukee, WI

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer. I've known Joanne for a number of years and find her to be both pleasant and knowledgable. Joanne recently penned a book on...
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1996 License Status: Good Standing for the state of Wisconsin.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/20/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2009 – present

Attorney Joanne Leifheit


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1995 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

John Marshall Law School (Chicago)


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2014 Best Lawyers List 2014

Milwaukee Lifestyle Magazine


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1996- present Member

State Bar of Wisconsin

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2011 The Little Book of Big Tips: The Veterans Pension Benefit Handbook for Senior and their Families


Speaking Engagements

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2014 What Women Need to Know about their Estate Planning

at WCTC - Women and Finances Series

2014 Estate Planning, Special Needs Trusts, and Medicaid

at Monthly Complimentary Workshops Offered through my Office

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