Avery Mayne, Attorney

Avery J. Mayne concentrates her practice in family law, elder law and estate planning, and works with clients to resolve a variety of legal concerns pertaining to divorce, adult guardianships and special needs planning. She also focuses on public benefit planning, including Medicaid (Title XIX) asset planning and planning for individuals with long-term care needs.

Avery earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication, with honors, from the University of Missouri and received her J.D. from Marquette University Law School along with a certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution. Her coursework was tailored to her specialization in Family Law with an emphasis in negotiation and mediation advocacy on behalf of clients.  

While in law school, Avery held several leadership positions. In addition to servings as Editor-in-Chief of the Marquette Benefits and Social Welfare Law Review, she was President of the Association for Women Lawyers and the National Student Director for the American Bar Association’s Negotiation Competition.

A skilled and specialized family law attorney, Avery is also a certified mediator and a certified adult Guardian ad Litem.

Her professional memberships include the Association for Women Lawyers and the Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin, and she sits as the Co-Chair of the Milwaukee Bar Association’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Section.

Avery can be reached at amayne@walnylegal.com.