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Nathan J. Dineen

About Nathan Dineen

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Nathan J. Dineen is a partner with the law firm of Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C., with offices in Milwaukee, Germantown, West Bend, Appleton and Sister Bay, Wisconsin.  Nate practices is exclusively focused on DUI/OWI defense and protecting the rights of clients charged with drunk driving or operating while impaired in Wisconsin.


Nate was the first Wisconsin attorney to receive the Forensic Lawyer-Scientist Designation as recognized by the Chemistry and Law Division of the American Chemical Society.  For four years in a row, Milwaukee Magazine has recognized him as of the best DUI attorneys in the Milwaukee Area. He is a Top 40 Under 40 Lawyer, Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyer, and 2015 Super Lawyer, Rising Star in DUI Defense.


Nate has a national reputation as one of the best DUI attorneys around! Nate has lectured at national seminars on topics of Crossing Lab Technicians in Prescription Medication DUI Cases and Field Sobriety Training. In, January Nate lectured at the DUI Defense Lawyers Assocations' Winter Seminar in Scottsdale, AZ.


Nate is a member of the DUI Defense Lawyers Association, the National College for DUI Defense, National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys (NACDL), Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys (WACDL), Wisconsin Association of Justice (WAJ), American Bar Association – Criminal Justice division, Milwaukee Bar Association and the Washington County Bar Association.  He has instructor level training for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) and Drug Recognition Evaluation (DRE).


Nate provides each client with a free DUI Defense Consultation and evaluation of his/her case.  No client will ever have difficulty contacting Nate Dineen at Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C. – even on nights and weekends.  Nate provides each client with 24/7 access and office appointments are available at any of the office locations. 


Nate earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with honors from Lawrence University, in Appleton, Wisconsin. While an undergraduate, Nate studied in London, England.  He received his Juris Doctor from Ave Maria School of Law in Naples, Florida.  While in law school, Nate interned at the United States Attorneys Office, Eastern District of Wisconsin. Attorney Dineen is admitted to practice in the State of Wisconsin, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, and all county courts in Wisconsin.


A lifelong residence of Wisconsin and packer fan, Nate lives in Slinger, WI. In his leisure time, Nate enjoys playing golf, basketball and spending time with family and friends in Door County, Wisconsin.

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