Halling & Cayo, S.C.


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Angela C. Foy

Phone: (414) 271-3400
Fax: (414) 271-3841
E-mail: [email protected]

Areas of Practice:

Bar Admissions:

  • Wisconsin, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin

Angela Foy’s practice concentrates on family law, including an emphasis on child custody and placement disputes in divorce, paternity and post-judgment cases. Angela has practiced before family judges in counties throughout the State. This focus was a natural concentration for Angela, as a former educator and teacher.

“As your attorney, I am here to educate you on the process itself and all of your options throughout the process so that you can make the decisions that are right for you and your children,” Ms. Foy said. “Together, we will develop a plan to help you meet your goals. I will advocate for you in an intelligent and diligent manner to help you achieve resolution to your case.”

Angela’s practice has continued to expand to address the varied needs of her clients and their families. Her practice includes trusts and estates in addition to substantial general litigation experience at both the trial and appellate court levels.

Angela was identified as a Rising Star in 2011, 2012, and 2013, and has been honored as a Super Lawyer every year running since 2014 by Wisconsin Super Lawyers®.

MKE Lifestyle named Angela in their “Best Lawyer” 2020 issue in two categories; Family Law and Trusts & Estates.


  • Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Juris Doctor, 2006
  • University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana Masters of Education, 2003 Bachelor of Science, 2001

Angela was identified as a Rising Star in 2011, 2012, and 2013, and has been honored as a Super Lawyer every year running since 2014 by Wisconsin Super Lawyers®.

MKE Lifestyle named Angela in their “Best Lawyer” 2020 issue in two categories; Family Law and Trusts & Estates.

Presentations and Publications:

  • What Constitutes a Substantial Change in Circumstances? Modifying Placement and Support Wisconsin Solo & Small Firm Conference
  • Adult Adoption and the Elder Population Marquette’s Elder
  • Dividing Assets and Liabilities National Business Institute
  • Concluding A Divorce: Drafting MSAs, Trial, and Judgment National Business Institute
  • Get Your Case Off to a Good Start National Business Institute
  • Avoid Ethical Challenges in Family Law National Business Institute
  • Changes in the Ethics Rules National Business Institute
  • Strategies for Effective Use of Discovery National Business Institute
  • Comparison of Collaborative Divorce and Litigation Marquette University Law School
  • Collaborative Divorce versus Litigation Marquette University Law School

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Milwaukee Bar Association, Current Co-Chair of the Family Law Section, since 2010
  • Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin
  • Leander J. Foley, Jr. Matrimonial Chapter of the American Inns of Court
  • Society of Family Lawyers
  • Association for Women Lawyers
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin State Bar