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Kate A. Neugent - Milwaukee, WI

11270 W. Park PlaceSuite 220 Milwaukee, WI 53224

Updated: 03/01/2023

Milwaukee Family Law Lawyer


Kate Neugent has spent her entire legal career in family law, utilizing her strong work ethic and honest approach to protect the interests of her clients and their families. Kate represents clients in all areas of family law, including but not limited to divorce, paternity, third-party visitation, prenuptial agreements, guardian ad litem work, mediation, and arbitration...

About Kate A. Neugent

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody
  • Divorce
  • Property Division
  • Paternity
  • Alimony


Specialties and Certifications

  • Completion of Certified Mediator Training with Zena Zumeta
  • Completion of Guardian ad Litem Training
  • Completion of Certified Divorce Financial Analyst Training
  • Family and Children's Court Certified

Other Affiliations

  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law Section, Member
  • Leander J. Foley Society of Family Lawyers, Treasurer, 2019 to 2021, President, 2021 to present
  • Society of Family Lawyers, Secretary, 2018 to 2019
  • Milwaukee Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
  • Committee Member, Consulting Committee for the Milwaukee County Safe Exchange and Visitation Committee, June of 2013 to present
  • Collaborative Family Law Counsel of Wisconsin, Member
  • The Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts, Certified Member
  • National Association of Counsel for Children, Member
  • Association of Women Lawyers, Member
  • National Association of Professional Women
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Member
  • Washington County Bar Association, Member


  • Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Juris Doctor
    Honors: Public Interest Law Society, Fellowship Recipient 2004
    Honors: Marquette Mediation Competition, Winner 2004
    Honors: Student Bar Association, 3L Class Representative
  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Bachelor of Social Welfare
    Honors: magna cum laude

Pro Bono Activities

  • Milwaukee Family Law Clinic
  • Marquette Law School Mediation Clinic-Volunteer Supervisor

Classes and Seminars

  • Critical Maintenance Principles From Temporary to Modified Maintenance,” Milwaukee County Family Court Judges and Commissioner’s Annual Retreat, Presenter, Milwaukee, February 2022.
  • “Family Law Basics: Handling Post-Judgment Matters”, Milwaukee Bar Association, Presenter, February 22, 2021
  • “Practitioner Panel”: Judicial Education Family Law Seminar, Presenter, Neenah, Wisconsin, March 2019.
  • "Family Law: Hot Topics from Experienced GALs," Milwaukee Bar Association Family Law Section, Presenter, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, September 2017.
  • "Hearing Children's Voices in Family Court," Judicial Education Family Law Seminar, Presenter, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, March 2017.
  • "Basic Divorce," delivered at the 2016 Volunteer Lawyers Project, November 10, 2016.
  • "Wisconsin Divorce Kit," delivered at the 2015 Wisconsin Solo and Small Firm Conference, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, October 2015.
  • "Evidentiary Issues Concerning Medical Records from the Perspective of Parents and the Children," delivered to the Legal Action of Wisconsin's Volunteer Lawyers Project, Pewaukee, Wisconsin, November 2008.


Other Sources of Feedback About Kate A. Neugent

Included on the 2023 Wisconsin list

Past Lists

  • 2022 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Kate A. Neugent on Super Lawyers


  • Best Lawyer, 2023
  • Wisconsin Super Lawyers 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022
  • Wisconsin's "Rising Stars" in 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010 and 2009
  • AIOFLA 10 Best Under 40 in 2017, 2016, 2015
  • America’s Most Honored Professionals, 2015
  • Wisconsin’s Outstanding Young Lawyers, Family Law, 2011

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Office Information


11270 W. Park PlaceSuite 220 Milwaukee, WI 53224

Accepts Credit Cards


Office Hours

Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday: By Appointment Only



  • Article: “The Future of Voluntary Paternity Acknowledgments” 37 Wisconsin Journal of Family Law 93 (October 2020)
  • “Family Court: Chapter 3” in the State Bar of Wisconsin Guardian ad Litem Handbook, 2018.
  • Supplement on Wisconsin Prenuptial Law, published in Drafting Prenuptial Agreements (Wolters Kluwer, 2014-2016)
  • Article: "Enhanced Earning Capacity: Is the Haugan Decision Functionally Obsolete?" 28 Wisconsin Journal of Family Law 2 (April 2008).
  • Article: "Is the Haugan Decision Functionally Obsolete?" 22 Wisconsin Law Journal 7 (Feb. 18, 2008).

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