Ann T. Davies

Ann T. Davies

Partner
Location:
Madison, Wisconsin
Phone:
608-807-0752
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Ann T. Davies is a Partner in the firm, and leads the firm’s Family Law Practice Group.

With a legal career committed exclusively to family law, Ann brings extensive, comprehensive experience to her clients in these challenging, complex and highly personal legal matters.

Ann is rated "AV Preeminent®" by Martindale-Hubbell. She has taught Divorce Proceedings in the Lawyering Skills Program at the University of Wisconsin Law School, and has presented at various continuing legal education seminars on family law topics. Ann is pleased to have also served on the Executive Committee, and as Chair, of the State Bar of Wisconsin Family Law Section Board of Directors.

Practice Areas

  • Divorce and Legal Separation
  • Property Division (Asset/Debt Identification, Classification and Valuation)
  • Business Interests and Valuation Issues
  • Maintenance (Spousal Support/Alimony)
  • High-Income Support Situations
  • Child Custody, Placement, and Relocation
  • Child Support
  • Non-Marital and Non-Traditional Family Matters
  • Grandparent and Third Party Visitation
  • Enforcement and Modification of Existing Court Orders
  • Mediation, Arbitration and Alternative Conflict Resolution

Education

  • University of Wisconsin Law School, J.D., 1993
  • Northwestern University, B.A., Economics, 1987

Prior Legal Employment

  • Carney, Davies & Thorpe, LLC, Janesville, Rock County, Wisconsin, 2003-2013
  • Nowlan & Mouat LLP, Janesville, Rock County, Wisconsin, 1993-2003

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 1993
  • Illinois, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1994

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law Section
    • Board of Directors – Chair, 2013-2014
    • Board of Directors – Executive Committee, 2010-2013
    • Board of Directors – Member, 2007-2010
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Dane County Bar Association
  • Rock County Bar Association
  • American Inns of Court, James E. Doyle Chapter
  • The Divorce Cooperation Institute, Member

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce/Legal Separation
  • Child Custody & Placement
  • Child Support
  • Property Division
  • Spousal Support & Maintenance

Litigation Percentage

  • 35% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin, 1993
  • Illinois, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1994

Education

  • University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, Wisconsin
    • J.D. - 1993
  • Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
    • B.A. - 1987
    • Major: Economics

Honors and Awards

  • AV "Preeminent" Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012 Wisconsin "Top Rated Lawyer", Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2007 Wisconsin "Super Lawyer", Law & Politics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law Section
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law Section, Chair, 2013 - 2014
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Dane County Bar Association
  • Rock County Bar Association
  • American Inns of Court, James E. Doyle Chapter
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law Section, Executive Committee, 2010 - 2013
  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law Section, Member, 2007 - 2010
  • The Divorce Cooperation Institute

Past Employment Positions

  • Carney, Davies & Thorpe, LLC, Partner, 2003 - 2013
  • Nowlan & Mouat, LLP, Associate; Partner, 1993 - 2003