Serving Clients Throughout Wisconsin & Illinois 
Madison Estate Planning Attorneys  Protecting Your Family & Legacy

Focusing solely on estate planning, our team of accomplished, highly motivated attorneys and staff provides the highest quality, comprehensive legal services to our community. Contact us today to discuss your plan.

Madison, WI Estate Law Attorneys

Helping Families Throughout Wisconsin & Illinois

Our clients are a part of our family. From the implementation of your estate plan to the completion of your estate settlement, we listen to your goals, answer your questions, and work with you to bring simplicity, order, and control to your family.

Families change, circumstances change, and laws change. We offer our clients a plan to meet regularly to ensure their estate planning solution is always up to date.

Focusing solely on estate planning, our team of accomplished, highly motivated Madison attorneys and staff provides the highest quality, comprehensive legal services to our community.

We invite you to browse our website, get to know our firm, our philosophy, and learn the benefits of being part of the Estate Law Partners, LLC family. We are dedicated to building Estate Law Partners, LLC into the region’s most reputable estate planning firm through our counseling-oriented approach, formal updating program, and customized system to make the plans work for the rest of our clients’ lives.

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Learn more about Protecting Your Family Legacy by visiting our Frequently Asked Questions.

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  • She was very responsive and always made sure to answer any questions we had.

    “Our experience with Danielle was very professional and efficient even with having to do everything through zoom due to Covid. She was very responsive and always made sure to answer any questions we ha ...”

    - Shannon
  • [Matt] was very engaging and rephrased any questions we didn't udnerstand.

    “Matt was able to answer my questions without all the legal mumbo jumbo. He was very engaging and rephrased any questions we didn't udnerstand. Due to COVID pandemic, we were limited to a phone ...”

    - Steven
  • [Matt] was very helpful...

    “He was very helpful in answering our questions and providing guidance that we understood.”

    - Troy
  • He took the time to understand our goals and our family situation. He was friendly, thorough, and very knowledgeable.

    “What a great attorney! He explained everything to us in plain English, with no legal jargon. He took the time to understand our goals and our family situation. He was friendly, thorough, and very ...”

    - Mark
  • He was wonderful...they asked all the right questions, were patient with our back and forth, and everything was wrapped up successfully.

    “My husband and I needed a will and turned to this firm for their help after the firm had invited us to a "what is estate planning all" about dinner/meeting. Having a will was something we knew we ...”

    - Kris

Why Clients Choose Our Legal Team

Our team of accomplished, highly motivated attorneys and staff provides the highest quality, comprehensive legal services to our community. When you choose our firm to represent you, we will take the time to listen to your goals, answer your questions and work with you to bring simplicity, order, and control to the legal process so you can make informed choices to protect your future and legacy.

Nelson W. Donovan has spent a lifetime talking to audiences. First as a military aviation instructor and more recently, about the importance of estate planning, tailoring plans for his clients, and writing on this subject. Nelson is also a JAG attorney for the US Army Reserves.

Core Values & Unique Attributes: C.A.R.E. 


  • Cutting Edge
  • Authentic
  • Respect
  • Empathy
Protecting Your Family & Legacy

At Estate Law Partners, LLC, we are committed to using our years of experience and knowledge of the law to help clients resolve all probate and estate administration matters. We proudly represent personal representatives and executors of estates, and we are familiar with the different legal issues you will have to contend with following the death of a loved one.