News - July 2016: A warm welcome to Attorney Jessica Liebau, who has joined our firm as an associate. You can reach her at or by calling the office.​

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Wessels Law Office LLC, Attorney Carol Wessels Elder Law

Elder Law Attorney Carol Wessels - Recognized Excellence and Leadership

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

  • 2016 - America's Best Lawyers - Elder Law; and America's Best Law Firms
  • 2016 - Top 25 Women Attorneys in Wisconsin - Super Lawyers
  • 2015 - America's Best Lawyers - Elder Law
  • 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 

News and Updates

June 2015 - Carol has recently been recognized again in SuperLawyers as: Top 50 Attorneys in Wisconsin, Top 25 Women Attorneys in Wisconsin, Top 25 Attorneys in Milwaukee and a SuperLawyer in Elder Law. She was also recognized in Best Lawyers, and as a Leading Lawyer in Milwaukee Magazine. 

​Carol's mother Velma suffered from Alzheimer's. 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.
It's Personal​....

With over 25 years of experience, we're dedicated to making sure that you get the information you need and the representation you deserve. 

Questions, concerns, difficult decisions. We are here to help with your case.

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

Our firm is here to help you. Attorney Carol Wessels is an elder law attorney who has worked with seniors, their families, people with special needs, and other lawyers for over 22 years. Our clients have questions about long term care, Medicaid, Family Care, special needs trusts, Medicare and other benefits. Our priority is to answer your questions and explain these legal issues in a way that they will make sense to you. 

Wessels Law Office LLC is conveniently located right off of I-43 in Mequon. We also make home, hospital and nursing home visits. We work with clients and attorneys in Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Sheboygan, Washington, Racine, Kenosha, and Waukesha Counties, and throughout Wisconsin. 

​We invite you to explore our website. Click on the menu at the top of the page for more information. If you would like to schedule an appointment, call 262-264-7702.