Jean M. Ansay - O

Jean M. Ansay

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 262-284-3407

With over 25 years of success as an attorney, Jean's extensive knowledge, experience and integrity in providing preventive counsel and representing clients in the areas of estate planning, probate, family law, civil litigation, and corporate and real estate law, have proven to be the best-in-class. With each client, Jean is laser-focused on securing the best outcome possible and at the same time providing a peace-of-mind to her clients by involving them appropriately along the way. Jean has been honored with many awards and distinctions, such as being named the first female president of the Ozaukee Bar Association and voted one of Wisconsin's Super Lawyers. More importantly, Jean is most honored by her clients by receiving "thank you" notes of appreciation and regular referrals of family and friends. Jean is often described by her clients as having the perfect mix of proven legal experience, savvy business instincts, and real compassion.


Marquette University BS Marquette University Law SchoolJ.D. 1977
Shoe Bank, Inc.A.N. Ansay Agency, Inc. Colonial Bank, Fox Valley River Edge Nature Society First National Bank, Port WashingtonValley Bank, Southeastern WisconsinOzaukee County Big Brothers & Big SistersSt. Mary's Ozaukee Hospital FoundationLuxembourg American Cultural Society Ozaukee County Community Programs Board

Case History

  • Jean provides her clients with an absolute sense of confidence and grounding. She works closely with clients, providing details regarding her approach at each stage of their case, and frequently receives thank you letters from clients for her exemplary service, including a note from one grateful client who stated, “You changed everything in my world.”
  • Another client’s son wrote “Thank you so much for everything you did for my mother. It was never easy for my Mom during the divorce. But I know for a fact that every time she had to sit in that court room she feared nothing knowing you were at her side. She told me this many times. Thank you so much for always having my Mom's back. It means a lot to me.”
  • Jean conducts frequent seminars on Estate Planning for the University of Wisconsin Extension
Related Experience
  • Short-term securities broker
  • Primary Legal Counsel to Bank First National
  • Ozaukee County Court Commissioner for Judge Sandy Williams
  • Member of the Local Court Rules Committee–Ozaukee Bar Association
Jean Assists Client With
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Succession Planning
  • Family Law
  • Probate
  • Real Estate Law
  • General Corporate Law
  • Litigation
Community Service

· President, The Shoe Bank Inc.

· President, A.N. Ansay Agency, Inc.

· Past Director, Colonial Bank, Fox Valley

· Past Director, River Edge Nature Society

· Past Director, Valley Bank, Southeastern Wisconsin

· Past Director, First National Bank, Port Washington

· Past President/Director of St. Mary's Ozaukee Hospital Foundation

· Past President/Director of Ozaukee County Big Brothers & Big Sisters

· Past Secretary/Director of the Luxembourg American Cultural Society

· Past Board Member, Ozaukee County Community Programs Board


Office Location

1329 West Grand Avenue, Suite 200
Port Washington, WI 53074
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Tax Law

Other Information

Gender: Female