Attorney Joel Winnig

Joel Winnig Joel Winnig is a Wisconsin attorney practicing in the areas of family law, criminal law, estate planning, bankruptcy, personal injury and general civil litigation. He has been representing the communities of Wisconsin in their legal needs since 1978.

Mr. Winnig is an experienced negotiator and trial lawyer who works diligently to protect the rights of clients. Whether he is handling a divorce, a criminal case or a litigation dispute, he is a resolute advocate for the people he serves.  His 2010-2011 campaign for the Wisconsin Supreme Court is just one example of his lifelong commitment to making the legal system work for the people of Wisconsin, but also demonstrates his talent, creativity and sense of humor, all of which help tremendously in his everyday work with his clients.

Attorney Winnig is an in-demand lecturer and instructor for continuing legal education for lawyers. He has written many seminar manuals, and has taught lawyers in person for many years. He is now regularly teaching other lawyers by national webcasts produced and broadcast by a nationally recognized legal education company.

His latest speaking engagement was a seminar offered for CLE credit. Click here to see details on the video webcast sponsored by the National Business Institute.

In Joel’s next seminar, he is teaching is "Discovery and Evidence in Divorce" which will be presented by the National Business Institute as a video webcast on February 4, 2016.

He enjoys sharing his expertise acquired by representing men and women in divorce and related family law cases over the last 37 years. He receives very favorable ratings from attorneys and paralegals for his knowledge and for making materials interesting and informative. To contact attorney Joel Winnig, call his office in Madison, Wisconsin, at 608-829-2888 or contact him by e-mail.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Child Support
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Divorce

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 1978


  • University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, Wisconsin
    • Juris Doctor - 1977
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
    • Bachelor of Science - 1975
    • With Honors


  • Phi Eta Sigma