Our Practice

We combine more than forty-three years of experience with a simple, practical approach.

These are the foundations that define us, and make Guttormsen & Terry, LLC the obvious choice for your legal needs.

We have been helping business and individuals throughout Wisconsin solve a variety of legal challenges. Equipped with a full range of experience from real estate sales, acquisition and development, business formation, estate planning, to business litigation and family law, our firm is truly a "full service" law firm for the individual and any sized business.

Our firm provides a promise that each client will receive the highest degree of service in every legal situation.

Through our collaborative approach, international companies, large and small businesses, non-profits, municipalities, lending institutions and individuals alike all turn to our firm. We take the time to understand our clients’ business or individual goals because we believe only then will we be able to create a plan that's personalized to their specific legal issue and work toward those goals, solutions, and outcomes.

Our attorneys and support staff are committed to using a combination of experience, and understanding to address your legal challenges.

Our Philosophy

We're passionate about providing legal counsel and representation that is practical and effective.

Our commitment to getting the right outcome for our client has earned us the trust and confidence of businesses and individuals throughout Wisconsin.

We believe partnerships, are the key to success. True collaboration with our clients, including a continuous exchange of ideas, is the best way to achieve a favorable resolution. This collaborative philosophy, combined with our diversity of skills and influence, allows us to consistently secure exceptional results.

Our talented team leverages its legal knowledge and in-depth understanding of our clients’ needs to skillfully address challenges. We focus on an integrated approach the way a medical team works to treat or keep a patient well.

With a full range of experience in litigation, business, and individual planning, we strive to not only succeed in litigation but conversely use that expertise to plan to avoid or minimize it.

As one widely respected client explains this model, "this is a firm of firefighters, not arsonists."

Committed to Our Community

Community involvement is a cornerstone of who we are.

Through community involvement we are committed to being a part of what makes Southeast Wisconsin an incredible place to live and work.

See the ways our attorneys have been involved in the community:

  • City of Kenosha Alderman

  • City of Kenosha Redevelopment Authority

  • City of Kenosha Water Commissioner

  • Town of Burlington Police Commission Member

  • Burlington Area School District Board Member

  • Burlington Rotary Club

  • Burlington Junior Demons Football Coach

  • Youth baseball Coach