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Questions, concerns, difficult decisions. 
We are here to help.

​It's hard to think about what will happen if you or a loved one needs long term care. It's easier if you have help from someone who knows the ropes.

Our firm is here to help you. With over 35 years of combined experience, we're dedicated to making sure that you get the information you need and the representation you deserve.  Attorney Carol Wessels is an elder law attorney who has worked with seniors, their families, people with special needs, and other lawyers for over 25 years. Attorney Jessica Liebau is an elder law attorney with over 10 years of experience serving seniors and families planning for benefits. Our clients have questions about long term care, Medicaid, Family Care, special needs trusts, elder care, Medicare and other benefits, guardianship, estate planning, probate, and elder abuse. These can be incredibly complicated, stressful situations.

Our priority is to answer your questions and explain these legal issues in a way that they will make sense to you. 

It's Personal​...             

Wessels & Liebau LLC: Wisconsin Elder Law Attorney Carol Wessels and Attorney Jessica Liebau in Ozaukee, Milwaukee, Washington, Sheboygan, and Waukesha Counties.

We frequently serve clients in Mequon, Thiensville, Cedarburg, Grafton, Port Washington, Saukville, Milwaukee, Jackson, Slinger, West Bend, Sheboygan, Menomonee Falls, Brown Deer, Glendale, Bayside, Whitefish Bay, Shorewood, Wauwatosa, Brookfield, Waukesha, Pewaukee, and multiple other cities and counties upon request.

​Carol's mother Velma lived with Alzheimer's for 15 years.
Protecting the rights of people like Velma is more than just a professional goal, it's personal too.
Carol knows what families go through when a loved one suffers from this disease.
Please read here  for an article about Velma.

Elder Law Attorney Carol Wessels -

Recognized Excellence and Leadership

Attorney Carol Wessels has been recognized for excellence and leadership in Elder Law.

  • 2006 - 2020 Super Lawyer in Elder Law
  • 2016 - 2021 America's Best Lawyers - Elder Law; and America's Best Law Firms
  • 2016 - Top 25 Women Attorneys in Wisconsin - Super Lawyers
  • 2015 - Top 25 Women Attorneys in Wisconsin - Super Lawyers
  • 2014 - Top 50 Attorneys in Wisconsin, Top 25 Women Attorneys in Wisconsin, Top 25 Attorneys in Milwaukee 
  • 2014 Best Elder Law Attorney - Milwaukee - Best Lawyers ™ 
  • 2014  Chapter Member of the Year- Wisconsin National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys ​
  • ​Wisconsin Law Foundation Fellow

News and Updates

Wessels & Liebau Named A 2021 Best Law Firm in America for Elder Law

We are pleased to announce that we have once again been named as one of the Best Law Firms in America for Elder Law. Additionally, Attorney Carol Wessels and Attorney Jessica Liebau have been named 2021 Best Lawyers for elder law and estate planning.

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