Linda Vanden Heuvel

Linda Vanden Heuvel

Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C.
  • Divorce, Domestic Violence, Elder Law...
  • Wisconsin
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Attorney Linda Vanden Heuvel has been practicing law in Wisconsin for over 30 years, and has repeatedly received a superb rating from and a AV-rating from, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. She has been named to the National Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers.

Recently receiving the client distinction award for recognized excellence in quality of service, overall value, responsiveness and communication ability,
Attorney Vanden Heuvel provides divorce representation including custody and placement and other areas of family law.

Notwithstanding Attorney Vanden Heuvel's extensive and recognized practice in the area of family law, she is equally skilled in personal injury and has been named a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum. She is particularly experienced in representing the brain injured and those seriously injured in auto accidents.

Attorney Vanden Heuvel has long been recognized for her representation of law enforcement in all areas of legal need and has litigated before the Wisconsin Supreme Court one of Wisconsin's most impactful cases involving law enforcement. She has also been admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court as a result of her representation of the wife of a police officer who was injured by a criminal wanting to "get even" with the police. Linda is willing to litigate cases because "it is the right thing to do" even if there are insufficient funds to pay attorneys fees. She was recently recognized in the New York Times for successfully representing a pregnant women wrongfully detained based on a violation of her doctor/patient privilege and more.

Marquette University Law School
J.D. / Law
Attorney Linda Vanden Heuvel was tenacious in law school. She worked full-time and attended law school full-time--unheard of even in today's world. Her work ethic continues to be one of her important attributes in representing clients.
Honors: Scholarship Award Winner
Activities: Law Review
Professional Experience
Managing Partner/Owner
Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C.
- Current
Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C. is a top-rated law firm serving clients in Germantown, West Bend, Milwaukee, Appleton and Sister Bay, Wisconsin. Attorney Linda S. Vanden Heuvel provides legal representation to clients in the areas of family law, divorce, custody and placement, grandparents rights, as well as personal injury and employment law. Attorney Daniel R. Dineen, who works out of the West Bend office, addresses the needs of individuals and businesses in the areas of business law, corporate law, estate planning and real estate. Attorney Lisa M. Vanden Heuvel is the go-to attorney for mediation, adoption and other areas of family law including divorce. Attorney Nathan J. Dineen was recently named one of Wisconsin's Up and Coming Lawyers. He focuses his representation on DUI/OWI. The firm is AV-rated and well-recognized throughout the State of Wisconsin for the excellence of its reputation. Offering 24/7 availability and evening and weekend appointments, the firm places the needs of its clients first.
Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown
Travel Agent
Milwaukee's Leading Lawyers
Milwaukee Magazine
Attorney Linda Vanden Heuvel was recognized as one of Milwaukee's highest ranked attorneys in the July 2013 edition of Milwaukee Magazine, factoring in peer endorsements, experience, education, training, speaking, publishing and awards.
AV-Preeminent Recognition Award
Attorney Linda Vanden Heuvel received for the past 16 years the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards reflecting the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary.
10.0 Superb Attorney Award
For many years Attorney Linda Vanden Heuvel has annually received Avvo's 10.0 Superb Attorney Award, in recognition of her legal ability and experience.
Client Distinction Award
Attorney Linda S. Vanden Heuvel received the Client Distinction Award for her excellence in quality of service, overall value, responsiveness and communication ability.
Professional Associations
American Bar Association
Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin
Cooperative Divorce Bar Association
Milwaukee Bar Association
National Association of Law Enforcement Attorneys
Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals Bar Association
State Bar of Wisconsin
United States Supreme Court Bar Association
Washington County Bar Association
Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers
Worked Cooperatively to Create the Program
Family Law Assistance Program (FLAP)
- Current
Activities: Assistance to pro se divorce and family law litigants.
Board of Directors
United Way of Washington County
- Current
Board of Directors
United Way
Activities: Community assistance to non-profit organizations throughout Washington County, Wisconsin.
Board Member
Friends of Abused Families
Task Force on Battered Women
Board of Professional Responsibility
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
7th Circuit
D.C. Circuit
Federal Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C. works with clients relative to its fees. Each case is unique and given individualized attention from start to finish, including determination of reasonable fees.
Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Elder Law
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Personal Injury
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Custody/Placement
  • Family Law/Divorce
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • French: Spoken
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
West Bend Divorce Lawyer
Vanden Heuvel & Dineen, S.C. Blog
Contact & Map
Germantown Office
W175N11086 Stonewood Drive
P.O. Box 550
Germantown, WI 53022
Toll-Free: (800) 805-1976
Telephone: (262) 250-1976
Fax: (262) 250-7686
West Bend Office
246 South 5th Avenue
West Bend, WI 53095
Toll-Free: (800) 805-1976
Telephone: (262) 338-8874
Fax: (262) 353-3896
Appleton Office
4650 West Spencer Street
Appleton, WI 54914
Toll-Free: (800) 805 Ext. 1976
Telephone: (920) 560 Ext. 54914