Wauwatosa, Wisconsin - Nelson, Krueger & Millenbach, LLC one of the largest law firms in Southeastern Wisconsin focused exclusively on divorce and family law, announced today that Alison Krueger was chosen to receive fellowship in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) in April, 2015.
Founded in 1962, the AAML states that it exists "to provide leadership that promotes the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in the practice of family law." Academy Fellows are chosen based on the level of their negotiation and litigation skill in matrimonial and family law issues, as well as their recognition by judges and attorneys as "preeminent family law practitioners with a high level of knowledge, skill and integrity."
The AAML offers fellowship to lawyers who meet multi‑faceted membership criteria, as well as pass a written national and state examination and oral interview. Membership criteria includes requirements for state bar membership, legal education, industry recognition as an expert, substantial involvement in the field of matrimonial law, trial experience, and good ethical standing on discipline records, among other considerations.
Attorney Krueger is one of only 30 other lawyers and judges in the State of Wisconsin granted the prestigious status of being named an Academy Fellow in the Wisconsin State AAML Chapter. There are approximately 1600 total AAML Fellows in the United States.
ABOUT THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF MATRIMONIAL LAWYERS
Founded in 1962, the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) is committed to encouraging the study, improving the practice, and advancing the cause of matrimonial law, in order to better protect the welfare of American families. Comprised of the top matrimonial attorneys throughout the nation, members are recognized experts in the specialized areas of matrimonial law, including divorce, prenuptial agreements, legal separation, annulment, custody, property valuation and division, support, and the rights of unmarried couples. More information about the AAML is available at www.aaml.org.