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Susan A. Hansen

Susan A. Hansen

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Mediation, Marriage & Prenuptials

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Divorce & Separation: 70%
  2. Mediation: 25%
  3. Marriage & Prenuptials: 5%



Retainer (Sometimes)

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • David Nathan Iancu

    Attorney Hansen has an excellent reputation as being one of the best family law attorneys in the Wisconsin. I'd highly recommend her services to anyone in need of a family law attorney.


    David Iancu Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Hansen & Hildebrand, S.C.

126 N. Jefferson Street Suite 401
Milwaukee, WI, 53202-6120


WIGood Standing198103/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best MediatorBest Lawyers in America2011
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
Super LawyersThompson Reuters2011
Super LawyersThompson Reuters2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerThomson Reuters2009
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2008
Wisconsin FellowsWisconsin State Bar Foundation2006
Best of Milwaukee LawyersMilwaukee Magazine2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Co-founderMilwaukee Mediation Center2015 - 2015
PartnerHansen & Hildebrand, S.C.2001 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Collaborative Family Law Council of WisconsinPublic Education Committee Co-Chair2008 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law SectionPast Chair2008 - 2009
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsPast President2006 - Present
Wisconsin Association of Mediatorsmember1990 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law SectionBoard of DirectorsN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Milwaukee Bar Association, Family Law SectionMemberN/A
Milwaukee Bar Association, Bench/Bar Circuit Court - Family CommitteeMemberN/A
Common Council Commission on Domestic ViolenceMemberN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
Wisconsin Lawyer magazineIdeas That Spark Change2015
Association of Women LawyersMilwaukee Mediation Center: A New Alternative for Families2015
PerspectivesValue of a Child Specialist-Priceless2009
Innovations in Family Law PracticeCollaborative Practice2008
PerspectivesMediation and Collaborative Practice2007

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law School LawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Padua, Italy Collaborative PracticeIntroductory Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice2014
CFLCW Annual MeetingClient Process Choices2013
IACP Annual ForumValue of a Child Specialist - Priceless!2012
State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law WorkshopGuardian ad Litem: What Do Courts Want; What Do Children Need2011
State Bar of Wisconsin WebinarRedefining Divorce-Collaboration Instead of Litigation2010
Meithal-European Collaborative Conference-IrelandTraining Trainers2008
Door County WorkshopMental Health Professionals in Family Law Cases2008
Building BlocksInterdisciplinary Collaborative Practice2008
ADR Law ClassCollaborative Practice2008
9th Annual ForumEffective Client Consultations2008
Guardian ad Litem SeminarEffective Child Advocacy2007