Meet Our Team

From routine to complex cases, we work to achieve security for children, families, and the individuals and businesses we serve.

Lynn Bodi


Lynn is one of the founders of The Law Center for Children & Families. She is an entrepreneur, creative litigator, and strategist who devotes her skills to protecting the rights of children. She believes the law should provide solutions, not roadblocks.

Nancy Winter


Nancy brings an accounting background to the practice of law, allowing her to counsel her clients regarding their legal needs with an eye toward tax planning. Nancy takes great pride in building and maintaining strong client relationships, based on service and trust.

Emily Dudak Leiter


Emily is a persistent and compassionate advocate for our clients. She strives to be creative and pragmatic in her work on behalf of children and families. She has a special interest in helping immigrant children and LGBTQ+ families.

Sara Vanden Brook


Sara has long been a strong advocate for children. Before attending law school, she was a social worker for the Bureau of Milwaukee Child Welfare. Now she is an experienced family law attorney, recognized by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2017, 2019, 2020, and 2021.

Kristi Baker

Associate Attorney

Long before law school, Kristi advocated for children and families both in the court system and in the community. She advocated for abused and neglected children as a volunteer and as a foster parent. She is now recognized by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star, in 2020, 2021, and 2022, for that advocacy as a lawyer.

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