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Phone: (608) 531-1705

Fax: (608) 571-0094


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Business Hours

Hours by appointment.

Evening and weekend appointments available. 

Gretchen J. Burgess

Gretchen J. Burgess has been a licensed attorney in Minnesota since 2005 and in Wisconsin since 2012.  She practices primarily in the areas of estate planning and probate/estate. 


Mrs. Burgess is also a figure skating coach and licensed Wisconsin Real Estate Broker.  She resides in Whitewater, Wisconsin with her husband and two children, a son and a daughter.

Gretchen J. Burgess



Legal Specialties:

  • Estate Planning

  • Probate

  • Farm Succession Planning

  • Real Estate 

  • Guardianships/Conservatorships

States Licensed to Practice Law:

  • Wisconsin

  • Minnesota

Professional Development:


Bachelor of Arts, Japanese

Macalester College, St. Paul, MN



Juris Doctor

Hamline University, St. Paul, MN



  • Vice President, Board, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rock, Walworth, and Jefferson Counties, 2014-Present
  • Board member, Blackhawk Technical College Foundation Board, 2016-Present
  • Member, Elkhorn Chamber of Commerce, 2013-Present
  • Member, Rock County Bar Association, 2013-Present
  • Member, Wisconsin State Bar Association, 2012-Present
  • Member, Wisconsin Real Property, Probate and Trust Section, 2012-Present
  • Member, Wisconsin Solo/Small Firm Section, 2012-Present