Sterling Law Offices, S.C.

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Firm Overview

The divorce and family law attorneys from Sterling Law Offices will coach and inform you as you enter this transition period in your life.

Our deep understanding of family law and can help you navigate through the options of the family court system feeling confident and well-represented.

We can help you in the following family matters:

Contested Divorce:
A contested divorce refers to a split in which neither spouse can agree on all details of the end of the marriage, including spousal support, division of property, child custody, and more.

Spousal Support:
Divorce can spell financial disaster when one spouse has become financially dependent upon the other. Our divorce attorneys can help you successfully negotiate spousal support as we have done for countless clients. We will work hard to get the financial backing you require.

Property Division:
When a judge divides property homes, cars, property and more will be divided however a judge sees fit during your divorce. Be sure the court knows all the facts before a decision is made.

Child Custody:
Our family law attorneys will work to maintain your family ties, and because we know there is nothing more important to you than your children. We will fight to ensure you are well-represented and you get the child custody agreement you deserve.

Child Support:
The end of a marriage doesn't mean the end of parental obligations. We will work with you and your needs to ensure the rights of your children are secure.
Main Office

Main Office
N56 W13405 Silver Spring Dr
Menomonee Falls  WI  53051

  • (414) 431-4997


Free Initial Consultation?


Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

While a divorce generally is not cheap we strive to keep your legal costs reasonable wherever possible.

Below is a general framework of our divorce process.

Free Initial Case Assessment

To begin the process, we provide a free initial evaluation over the phone so that our lawyers can talk to you, get to know you, and listen to some of the details of your case.

After we discuss your case we provide you with a tentative strategy for moving forward. If we are comfortable with your case, and you are comfortable with our law firm, we will schedule an appointment for you to come into our office to sign a retainer agreement and begin the process.

Cost Of A Contested Divorce

For a contested divorce, we generally require a retainer of $5,000.00. (Keep in mind that no two divorces are the same, so the final costs for a contested divorce, as well as the amount of the retainer, will vary depending on your case.)

Hourly Rates


Office Information

Office Hours

8AM - 6PM

Office Manager

Anthony Karls

Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken


Other Offices

  • Sterling Law Offices, S.C.
    753 N Jefferson St
    Milwaukee,  WI  53202
  • Sterling Law Offices, S.C.
    156 N Main St
    West Bend,  WI  53095
Whether you facing the decision to divorce or separate from your spouse or you need help with child support or child custody the family law attorneys from Sterling Law Offices are here to help.
Our Family Law Services Include:

- Contested Divorce
- Uncontested Divorce
- Legal Separation
- Property Division
- Spousal Support
- Child Custody
- Child Suppport

Jeff Hughes, J.D.

Jeff is the principal partner at Sterling Law Offices; responsibilities include client interaction, attorney recruitment, and networking for the firm.

Prior to forming Sterling Law Offices Jeff served for nine years as a litigation attorney at a local Wisconsin law firm McLario & Helm. Additionally, Jeff founded BizLab in 2003 a successful business incubator in Menomonee Falls with over 130 employees and $20,000,000 in annual revenue.

Jeff earned a B.A. degree in history from Bob Jones University and his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 1997.

At home, Jeff is the husband to Winona and dad to Liam and Jack. Other outside interests include traveling, being a voracious reader, fishing, disc golf, and leadership training and development.

Jeff became a lawyer to help people get what they want and need. Jeff says,
  • Bar Number: 1030734
    Wisconsin , 1997
  • Southern Illinois University Law School
    Juris Doctor , 1997
    Editor SIU Law Journal, 1997

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