Madeleine Olmstead

Madeleine Olmstead

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Attorney Madeleine Olmstead (formerly known as Madeleine D. Thompson-Davies) is an associate attorney who represents clients in post-judgment disputes, paternity actions, child custody and placement actions and guardian ad litem appointments. Attorney Olmstead graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Legal Studies, and a certificate in Women's Studies. She attended Marquette University Law School graduating in 2012. While in law school, she was a member of the Criminal Law Society and Moot Court. She received the coveted award of Best Brief while she was a member of Moot Court.

Attorney Olmstead gained valuable courtroom experience while working as a judicial intern at the Wisconsin Court of Appeals District II as well as a law clerk for several judges in Waukesha County.

Attorney Olmstead has a strong courtroom presence, but strives for amicable resolutions of family law disputes. She works with her clients providing realistic expectations while working tirelessly for excellent results. Attorney Olmstead is licensed to practice law in the State of Wisconsin. She is also a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin.

Areas of Practice

  • Post-Judgment Disputes
  • Paternity Actions
  • Child Custody and Placement
  • Guardian Ad Litem Appointments

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 2012


  • Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • J.D. - 2012
    • Honors: Member: Moot Court
    • Honors: Member: Criminal Law Society
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Certificate: Women's Studies
    • Major: Legal Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Member
  • Society of Family Lawyers, Member
  • Waukesha County Bar Association, Member
  • Leander J. Foley, Jr. Matrimonial American Inn of Court, Member
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Family Service of Waukesha, Board Member
  • The Women’s Center Advancing Advocates Council, Member