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Elizabeth Rodriguez Lanzhammer

Divorce and separation Attorney at Madison, WI

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also known as Elizabeth Lanzhammer

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About Elizabeth

Learn Elizabeth’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Divorce and separation

    8 years

  2. Child custody
    Child Custody/Child Support

    8 years

  3. Guardianship

    8 years

  4. Family
    I also specialize in termination of parental rights and stepparent adoptions.

    8 years

  5. Uncontested divorce

    8 years

Elizabeth “Liz” Rodriguez Lanzhammer is a senior associate in Axley’s Family Law Practice Group. She focuses her practice on divorce, child support, placement, paternity judgments and termination of parental rights and stepparent adoptions. Her practice also focuses on guardianship, both adult and minor, and conservatorship work. She acts as a Guardian ad Litem in both family and guardianship matters. Ms. Lanzhammer also works handling trust and probate litigation.

Ms. Lanzhammer prioritizes helping her clients work through the divorce process from both a legal and emotional standpoint. Ms. Lanzhammer advocates for her client’s best interest while also keeping them focused on getting to their next step so when the divorce is over they are able to move on with their life. Ms. Lanzhammer is also certified in the Collaborative Divorce process and is a member of the Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin.

Over the course of her career, Ms. Lanzhammer’s focus has been increasingly more on cases involving children. In placement matters, Ms. Lanzhammer focuses on maintaining strong relationships between parents and their children and helping to create realistic placement schedules. She helps clients to be thorough so they can be secure in their placement schedule and not taken advantage of. She is a fierce advocate for her clients and takes a hardline approach when it comes to protecting her clients and their children’s interests.

Ms. Lanzhammer also works on guardianship cases involving both children and the elderly. Her focus is on getting the family through a tough process so they can concentrate on caring for their loved ones and making sure they are meeting their loved ones’ needs as it relates to their health, safety, and welfare.

In addition to her practice, Ms. Lanzhammer is actively involved in the legal community as a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, Dane County Bar Association, and Columbia County Bar Association. As part of her participation with the State Bar of Wisconsin, Ms. Lanzhammer is a member of the Board of Directors for the Wisconsin Hispanic Lawyers Association.

Before starting her career as a lawyer, Ms. Lanzhammer served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Judge Alan J. White of Columbia County during law school. She also volunteered with Community Justice, Inc. and earned her Pro Bono certificate for her work there. Before starting law school, Ms. Lanzhammer volunteered with AmeriCorps in the Florida State Parks.

Outside of work, Ms. Lanzhammer enjoys running, sewing, and traveling.

Licensed for 8 years
State WI
Status Good Standing
Acquired 2014
Updated 03/05/2023

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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2 E Mifflin Street
Madison, WI, 53703


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Posted by anonymous | March 23, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Being very inexperienced myself, I hired attorney Lanzhammer, she guided, and explained the process easily. I was very impressed with her professional, and straight forward council.
Posted by Beth | January 12, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
Divorce Lawyer
Liz was very professional and personable and easy to talk to. Liz did a great job and was very thorough throughout my divorce process. I appreciated all of her advice and guidance she gave me going though a very hard situation.


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Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Hill Glowacki LLP
  • 2017 - Present
  • Associate
  • Kuehn Law Office, LLC
  • 2016 - 2017
  • Instructor for Entertainment Law
  • Madison Media Institute
  • 2015 - 2016
  • Clerk
  • The Honorable Judge Alan White, Columbia County
  • 2013 - 2013
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  • Northern Illinois University College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2014
  • Millikin University
  • 2004


  • Kennedy Heights Board of Directors
  • Member
  • 2018 - Present
  • State Bar of Wisconsin - YLD
  • Committee Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Greater Wisconsin Initiative
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Junior League of Madison
  • Co-Chair of All Dressed Up
  • 2016 - Present
  • Columbia County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • Wisconsin Hispanic Lawyer's Association
  • Board Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Columbia County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Dane County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • Public Interest Law Society
  • Secretary
  • 2012 - 2013
  • National Latina/o Law Student Association
  • Vice President/Acting President
  • 2012 - 2013
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Award
  • Northern Illinois University - College of Law
  • 2014

Attorney endorsements

Received (9)
Given (4)
Endorse Elizabeth
Divorce and separation Attorney | Dec 20
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Elizabeth was professional, cooperative, diligent and thorough. She has a strong awareness of the law but, more importantly, was willing to step outside of the box and look at creative solutions for the family. She made an extremely difficult case less contentious with her professionalism and open mindedness. I would not hesitate to refer her business and look forward to working with her in the future."
Family Attorney | Feb 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I first met Attorney Lanzhammer during our work on the board of directors for the Young Lawyers Division of the State of Wisconsin. She is smart, sensible and a true asset to the board. I have no doubt she brings the same and more to her law practice. I would not hesitate to recommend Attorney Lanzhammer for anyone needing thoughtful assistance with divorce or other family law matters."
Family Attorney | Jul 28
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I have had the opportunity to work with Attorney Lanzhammer on a few matters, and each time we interact I am reminded of Attorney Lanzhammer's professionalism and knowledge of the law. Beyond that, Attorney Lanzhammer strikes a perfect balance of advocating for her clients and maintaining a civil, adversary relationship, which can be a rare quality in opposing counsel. If you are looking for an attorney to help you in a family matter, it would be difficult to find someone as well suited as Attorney Lanzhammer."
Family Attorney | Oct 14
Relationship: Friend
"Liz is an excellent family law attorney. I've known her for several years. She's very knowledgeable, and hard working. She's always there to help."
Family Attorney | Mar 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I strongly endorse Attorney Elizabeth Rodriguez Lanzhammer. Elizabeth is a strong advocate for her clients, and I would recommend her for anyone seeking assistance with divorce, child custody/placement or guardianship issues. She approaches all matters diligently and professionally, and strives to reach the best solution in all matters."
Family Attorney | Mar 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Elizabeth works hard to represent her clients and it shows in the quality of her work product."
Family Attorney | Dec 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Liz is a phenomenal attorney! I would recommend her for anyone seeking assistance with divorce, child custody and placement issues or guardianship concerns. She is experienced, professional and very good at what she does."
Family Attorney | Jan 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Liz is bright, knowledgeable, and forthright. My experiences with her have only been positive ones. She takes her responsibilities seriously and is truly interested in the wellbeing of her clients."
Family Attorney | Jan 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Atty. Lanzhammer for several years. She is highly organized, honest, assertive, and she knows her stuff. She is a great listener and takes a lot of pride in her work. Your case is in good hands with her."
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Madison Divorce and separation Lawyer Elizabeth Rodriguez Lanzhammer
Elizabeth Rodriguez Lanzhammer
Divorce and separation Attorney
Madison, WI
Licensed for 8 years