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Kashoua Yang earned her bachelor's degree, summa cum laude, from Lakeland College and her J.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School.


During law school, she served as Co-President of the Law School Family Association, was a Writer and Articles Editor for the Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender & Society, and participated in the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association's Thomas Tang Moot Court Competition. Ms. Yang served as a judicial intern for the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District II and worked as an extern at the Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission.


Ms. Yang practices family law and represents individuals in divorce, custody/placement disputes, paternity actions, and post-judgment actions, including contempt and modifications. Moreover, she is a Guardian ad Litem in family cases. Ms. Yang also practices worker's compensation and social security disability law.  As  a worker's compensation attorney she represents injured workers.  She speaks fluent Hmong and has worked with Hmong clients throughout eastern Wisconsin.

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Languages spoken: Hmong, English

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Family: 40%
  2. Workers Compensation: 30%
  3. Social Security: 30%

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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Shannon Corallo

    Kashoua is a top notch attorney. I have know and practiced with her for the past 5 years and I have always been impressed by the skill, tenaciousness, and creativity she brings to each and every case. She is an experienced family law attorney and mediator. Her diverse background and experience have given her great insight on how to best serve her clients. I highly endorse this attorney.

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    Shannon Corallo Divorce and separation Attorney
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  • Matthew Underwood

    Attorney Yang's practice gives clients the best of both worlds - she demonstrates exceptional knowledge of the law with warm and responsive customer service. You can count on Kashoua to vigorously peruse your case. I highly recommend Kashoua for your legal needs.

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    Matthew Underwood Estate planning Attorney
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Contact info

Kashoua Yang LLC

735 N. Water St
Ste 1222
Milwaukee, WI, 53202-4105

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing200903/27/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyKashoua Yang LLC2014 - Present
AttorneyPrivate Practice2009 - 2014
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Society of Family LawyersDirector at Large2013 - Present
Milwaukee Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Wisconsin Asian Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Milwaukee MagazineHow is health insurance calculated into child support?2011
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Lakeland CollegeComputer ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Domestic Violence Litigation: Practical and Legal ConsequencesCross-cultural issues2011