Carl A. Sinderbrand - Axley Brynelson, LLP

Carl A. Sinderbrand

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Carl Sinderbrand practices in the areas of environmental law; construction and commercial contracting and disputes; public utility law; government regulation and permitting; and appeals.

Mr. Sinderbrand is passionate about environmental stewardship. The lawyer’s role in environmental transactions, permitting, and disputes is to help clients achieve their goals through appropriately balancing the productive use and preservation of critical resources. Mr. Sinderbrand has achieved success for clients for more than 30 years through a combination of having a clear understanding of the applicable law, as well as establishing realistic objectives and long-term professional, interpersonal relationships. When his clients’ interests cannot be protected through negotiation and permitting processes, he has protected their interests through zealous advocacy before the courts, including multiple cases in the Wisconsin Supreme Court.

Mr. Sinderbrand’s stock in trade is his reputation for honor, honesty, effectiveness and personal integrity; and his conviction that history tells us that today’s adversaries may be tomorrow’s allies. Because of this, he has been able to consistently and compatibly represent businesses, individuals, public interest groups and governmental entities in a wide range of proceedings.

Admitted to practice in the State Courts of Wisconsin, several United States District Courts including the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, United States Courts of Appeals for the Seventh and Ninth Circuits, and United States Supreme Court.

Oberlin CollegeBA University of Wisconsin–MadisonJ.D.
American Arbitration AssociationWisconsin Department of Transportation Dispute Review BoardDane County Lakes and Watershed CommissionWisconsin Wetlands AssociationClean Wisconsin, Inc.Environmental Law Section, Wisconsin Bar AssociationTemple Beth El, Madison, Wisconsin

Office Location

Two East Mifflin Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 1767
Madison, WI 53703
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Environmental of the Madison Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Environmental of the Madison Metro Area
Carl A. Sinderbrand has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Carl A. Sinderbrand has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Litigation - Construction
Litigation - Environmental