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Michelle A. Behnke

Practice areas:

Business, Real Estate, Estate Planning

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Business: 50%
    27 years
  2. Real Estate: 30%
    27 years
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
    27 years

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Contact Info

222 N Midvale Blvd # 17
Madison, WI, 53705-5004


WIGood Standing198803/02/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2007
Wisconsin Super LawyersLaw & Politics Magazine2007
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2006
Wisconsin Super LawyersLaw & Politics Magazine2006
Leaders in the LawWisconsin Law Journal2005
Wisconsin Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2005
YWCA Woman of DistinctionYWCA of Madson2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMichelle Behnke & Associates1998 - Present
Associate General CounselCUNA Mutual Group1993 - 1998

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationChair, Standing Committee on Bar Activities and Services2006 - Present
American College of Real Estate Lawyersmember2005 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsinmember, past president1988 - Present
Dane County Bar Associationmember1988 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
Wisconsin Business Advisor SeriesEnvironmental and Real Estate Law2006
Annual Survey of Wisconsin LawEthics and Professional Responsibility1991
Wisconsin Lawyer"Section 89 Comliance: Has Congress Done a 360?"1989

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
U of WisconsinN/Alaw1988

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
6th Annual Commercial Real Estate UpdateContract Contingencies2008
General Practice Skills Course: Real EstateResidential Real Estate2007
Anatomy of a Real Estate TransactionResidential Real Estate2007
General Practice Skills Course: Advising the Business ClientBusiness2006
Build Your Practice: Real Estate TransactionsResidential Real Estate2005
General Practice Skills CourseAdvising the Business Client1995