Brandau & Waltz Law Offices, LLP

Our Firm, Our Community

At Brandau & Waltz Law Offices, LLP, we help clients in our local Wisconsin and Minnesota communities address the legal challenges at hand while planning for the future. There are many firms providing family law, workers' compensation, personal injury and Social Security Disability services. However, we are confident that our methods and experience can help you and your family resolve your matter efficiently and effectively.

Listed below are a few of the traits that set our firm apart:

  • Straightforward: No one benefits from being told half-truths; that is why we are upfront with our clients regarding their prospects in any legal matter. When you work with our attorneys, you know what to expect.
  • Experience: With more than 50 years of combined experience, we have seen all types of cases and outcomes. Whether your case would benefit from mediation or aggressive litigation, we know how to adapt our methods to your situation.
  • Personal attention: As a small law firm, we can provide personalized attention to each of our clients. By working one on one with you, we form a team dynamic that allows you to share thoughts and concerns while getting supportive feedback from us going forward.
  • Commitment: We don't just resolve your case and send out a bill. We are here for you should you need further legal counsel in the future. While we always strive to reach sustainable solutions, we understand that circumstances change and that your legal needs will change with them.

Attorney Ann I. Brandau

Attorney Ann I. Brandau is a partner and managing attorney at Brandau & Waltz Law Offices, LLP, in La Crosse. She helps clients in Wisconsin and Minnesota find solutions to their legal problems in matters of divorce, family law and personal injury.

Attorney Brandau earned her law degree at Hamline University School of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota, where she served on the Hamline Law Review from 1985 to 1986. She earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin in La Crosse. In 1986, she was admitted to the Wisconsin State Bar, the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin and the United States Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit. She is also licensed to practice in Minnesota.

In practice since 1986, Ann has committed her career to helping her clients with their legal issues while keeping a watchful eye on protecting their well-being. During her nearly 30 years of practice, she has represented hundreds of people in divorce, child custody and support matters, as well as with living wills, trusts, and last wills and testaments. Ann has also helped many people receive compensation after accidents, including work-related and automobile accidents. Ann possesses a wealth of personal and professional experience in helping people during some of the most difficult times of their lives.

Attorney Peter T. Waltz

Attorney Peter T. Waltz, a founding partner at Brandau & Waltz Law Offices, LLP, is an accomplished advocate for people who have been injured in accidents or at work or who are disabled. Attorney Waltz has devoted nearly 30 years to clients needing assistance with Social Security appeals, Social Security Disability Insurance appeals, Supplemental Security Income appeals, personal injury lawsuits, product liability (faulty products) claims, and workers' compensation claims and appeals.

Attorney Waltz earned his law degree at Hamline University School of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota, where he served on the Hamline Law Review from 1985 to 1986. Peter earned his undergraduate degree at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where he majored in finance.

In 1986, he was admitted to the Minnesota State Bar, and in 1989, he was admitted to the Wisconsin State Bar. In 1988, he was admitted to the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin and the United States District Court of Minnesota.

Since entering the practice of law, Peter has focused his legal expertise and energies on helping his clients find solutions to their Social Security, personal injury and workers' compensation issues.

Attorney Waltz is a member of the La Crosse County Bar Association and the Wisconsin and Minnesota state bar associations.

For straightforward representation from attorneys in your community, contact us at Brandau & Waltz in La Crosse. Share your story and get to know who we are during a consultation. Call 608-784-2050 or complete our online contact form to schedule an appointment with an experienced lawyer.