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Divorce is never easy, but it doesn’t have to be devastating.

The divorce process can take a huge emotional and financial toll, but fortunately there are numerous ways to minimize the impact of divorce on you and your family. Learn more about it here from one of Wisconsin’s family law experts.

Pricing for Divorce Options in WI

Learn more about the cost of a collaborative divorce, mediation, and litigation in the state of Wisconsin.


starting at $5,000 $15,000/couple
  • Non-adversarial negotiations
  • Joint meetings among parties/counsel
  • Option to use appropriate “team” professionals (financial, emotional, joint experts)
  • One short court appearance at the end
  • Shorter process than litigation
  • More affordable than high-conflict litigation
  • Better “whole family” outcome than litigation

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starting at $3,000 $4,000/couple
  • Non-adversarial negotiation
  • All paperwork completed for you
  • One short court appearance at the end
  • Reduced stress
  • Lowest cost divorce

Learn More About Mediation


starting at $3,500 $10,000/couple
  • Better for high-conflict cases in which there is substance abuse or domestic violence
  • When mediation fails or is not an option
  • When mental illness may be present

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"Karyn was wonderful! She was very responsive to every question I had and worked very hard to ensure we had a positive outcome. Karyn is great at what she does and I would recommend her to anyone needing a lawyer who will fight for you!"

Nicole, July 2020

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 "You cannot find a better attorney. Ms. Youso is highly competent, very knowledgeable, extremely professional, honest, and compassionate to her clients. I would not hire anyone else."

Mardy, April 2020

The perfect attorney

"Attorney Karyn Gimbel Youso was the perfect attorney to handle my divorce case. I needed an attorney strong in mediation skills, yet able to fight in court for me if my case got that far. Fortunately, her outstanding mediation skills kept me from a court battle. Attorney Youso is a very competent attorney. She also was also the most patient and kind attorney that I've ever had the pleasure of working with. I would highly recommend her as a divorce attorney."

Kathy, March 7, 2019

Our Wisconsin Family Law Firm Helps You Take the First Step

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Divorce is never easy, and it can take a tremendous toll on your finances, your mental health, and your emotional welfare. When going through this difficult time, it’s important to have proper representation helping you to make the best decisions regarding your family’s future. Karyn Gimbel Youso, attorney and mediator in practice over 27 years, provides experienced representation for clients all over southeast Wisconsin facing divorce and other family law matters. She is always committed to protecting what is most important to you.

Rely on First Look Family Law for professional legal guidance in generating options, providing emotional support, and offering objective feedback to help you make the best decisions. Whether you are still weighing the decision to file for divorce or the process has already begun, Brookfield divorce attorney Karyn Youso can provide you with the best information, guidance, and support you need to take that next step.


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No matter what questions you have about your divorce or about Wisconsin divorce laws, you can find the answers you need from First Look Family Law. Karyn Gimbel Youso has been an attorney and mediator in practice for over 27 years, and she’s here to help you make the best-informed decisions regarding your family’s future.

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