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Attorney Therese M. Henke's practice is exclusively family law, with an emphasis in divorce cases, both traditional and collaborative.  She also practices facilitative and evaluative mediation in legal custody and physical placement disputes.  She also accepts guardian ad litem appointments in pending and post-judgment family law cases.  She is also a Supplemental Court Commissioner conducting supplemental hearings and weddings.


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Practice areas


  1. Family: 100%
    22 years



Hourly ($250-275/hour)

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Attorney endorsements

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  • Brian A. Herro

    I endorse Therese. Therese is an excellent attorney with vast knowledge of the law.


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  • Dennis H. Milbrath

    I have known and had cases with Therese for over 15 years and endorse her in both mediation and family law. Therese's background in social work provides her with an insight and skills missing in many other lawyers practicing family law.


    Dennis Milbrath Family Attorney
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Contact info

Law Office of Therese M. Henke

1001 West Glen Oaks Lane
Ste. 214
Mequon, WI, 53092-3368


WIGood Standing199403/20/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Martindale-HubbellBV Rating2005
American Jurisprudence AwardMarquette University Law School1994
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Supplemental Court CommissionerOzaukee County2004 - Present
MediatorOzaukee County1996 - Present
OwnerLaw Office of Therese M. Henke1995 - Present
AssociateLevy & Levy, S.C.1994 - 1995
Judicial ExternSeventh Circuit Court of Appeals1994 - 1996
Judicial Clerk InternWisconsin Court of Appeals, District II1993 - 1993
Law ClerkCourtney & Molter, S.C.1993 - 1993
Judicial Clerk InternMilwaukee County Circuit Court1993 - 1993
Child Welfare Social Work SupervisorDepartment of Social Services1991 - 1991
Child Welfare Case Manager IIIDepartment of Social Services1986 - 1990
Individual, Family & Group TherapistParents United, Daughters & Sons United1985 - 1987
Association namePosition nameDuration
Collaborative Family Law CouncilMember2002 - Present
American Inns of CourtMember2002 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinMember1994 - Present
Ozaukee Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present
Association of Women LawyersMember1994 - Present
Wisconsin Association of MediatorsMember1994 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
McLaren v. McLaren, 2003 WI App. 125Upheld
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of Wisconsin, MadisonSocial WorkMasters of Science in Social Work1985
University of Wisconsin, Eau ClaireSocial WorkOther - Bachelors1984
Divine Savior Holy Angels High SchoolN/AHigh School Degree1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
When Do I Need An Attorney And WhyWhen do I need an Attorney and Why1999