Collaborative Law

Leading Wisconsin Collaborative Divorce Attorneys

Collaborative Divorce – An Alternative to Litigation

Collaborative Divorce WisconsinCollaborative divorce addresses the whole picture. It recognizes that divorce is more than a legal procedure. The collaborative divorce process helps parties to achieve a complete and long-term solution that is determined by the parties and not by a judge. With the help of trained legal, financial and mental health professionals, conflict is reduced and clients avoid the economic and emotional strain of litigation.  If you and your spouse are interested in collaborative divorce, contact a Wisconsin Collaborative Divorce Attorney from Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C. to assist you.

Attorney Linda S. Vanden Heuvel is a trained collaborative divorce attorney and is a member of the Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin, Inc.  For a FREE CONSULTATION call 262-250-1976 or 1-800-805-1976 or email

Email us for a FREE ONLINE EVALUATION of your case. Offices are located in Germantown, West Bend, Appleton, Milwaukee and Sister Bay, Wisconsin.


What is Collaborative Family Law?

Collaborative family law is a powerful and effective way for parties who are divorcing to reach fair solutions and resolve differences. A problem-solving approach is used. The purpose of the collaborative process is to reach a settlement that benefits the entire family. The process is client-driven, rather than attorney-driven. Each person’s goals are identified and disagreements are resolved using an interest-based, problem solving approach.

Attorney Linda S. Vanden Heuvel has been selected for the Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers.  She is also among the highest rated lawyers from Avvo, the world’s largest legal directory.  She was named one of Milwaukee’s Leading Lawyers regarding Family Law, Divorce, Custody and Placement by Milwaukee Magazine.  Attorney Vanden Heuvel is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell, which means that she has the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards.  In April 2013, Linda S. Vanden Heuvel received the Client Distinction Award for Communications Ability, Responsiveness, Quality of Service and Value for Money.  Less than one percent of attorneys have been accorded this honor and distinction.

Collaborative Divorce WIThe collaborative divorce lawyers at Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C. are trained in negotiation to help the parties work productively to find agreements that meet the interests of both. It is a win – win situation, as opposed to the win – lose court determination.

Office consultations are available in Germantown, West Bend, Appleton, Milwaukee and Sister Bay, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin.  Call 262-250-1976 or 1-800-805-1976 or email


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