Karyn Gimbel Youso

Karyn Gimbel Youso

Jacobson Legal Group, SC -- Protecting What's Important To You
  • Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce, Family Law
  • Wisconsin
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Summary

Atty Youso has been practicing law since 1992, and concentrating on divorce and family law exclusively since 2004. She has special training in low conflict resolution, including mediation, Collaborative and Cooperative divorce, and creative problem solving. In particular, Atty Youso has extensive experience dealing with cases involving domestic abuse, substance abuse, and mental health issues. She recognizes divorce is extremely emotional and difficult on parents and children alike, and seeks to minimize negative impact on all involved.

Practice Areas
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    V/MC/D
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Flat fee consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Wisconsin
Professional Experience
Founding Member, President 2014-15
Collaborative Foundation of Wisconsin
- Current
Member since 2009
Society of Family Lawyers (WI)
- Current
Member since 2008
Divorce Cooperative Institute
- Current
Member since 2004, Public Education Committee Member 2009
International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
- Current
Member since 2003, Board Member 2005, 2006, 2007
Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin
- Current
Member since 1994
Association for Women Lawyers (WI)
- Current
Member since 1993
State Bar of Wisconsin
- Current
Taskforce Member
Wisconsin Governor’s Council on Domestic Abuse-Justice Committee Workgroup
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Education
Washington University School of Law
Juris Doctor / Law Review - Journal of Urban and Contemporary Law; Environmental Moot Court 2nd place team; Golden Quill Award for Best Brief in Moot Court (1992)
University of Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Arts / French/Russian language and literature. (1989)
Awards
SuperLawyer
Milwaukee Magazine
SuperLawyer
Milwaukee Magazine
SuperLawyer
Milwaukee Magazine
SuperLawyer
Milwaukee Magazine
SuperLawyer
Milwaukee Magazine
SuperLawyer
Milwaukee Magazine
RisingStar
Milwaukee Magazine
Professional Associations
Wisconsin State Bar # 1022140
Member
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Limiting Access to Marine Fisheries: Keeping the Focus on Conservation.
World Wildlife Fund
Speaking Engagements
“Domestic Violence Litigation: Practical and Legal Consequences.” “Ethical Considerations for Lawyers Representing Domestic Violence Victims.”, Wisconsin State Bar Association, 30th Annual Family Law Workshop, Sturgeon Bay, WI
Collaborative Family Law Council of WI
“Mediation and Negotiation in the Resolution of Custody and Placement Cases.”, Legal Action of WI, Volunteer Lawyers Project, Madison, WI
Collaborative Family Law Council of WI
“Unorthodox Creation of A Collaborative Case: Sparing the Family from High-Conflict Litigation.”, Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin, Presenter at Annual Meeting and Training,, Milwaukee, WI
Collaborative Family Law Council of WI
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Contact & Map
Jacobson Legal Group, SC
13255 W Bluemound Rd
Suite 203
Brookfield, WI 53005
USA
Telephone: (262) 780-0460
Fax: (262) 780-0468