Legal Services Manager
Attorney Kate Schilling is the Legal Services Manager at Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources, Inc., where she oversees the Senior Medicare Patrol, the Wisconsin Guardianship Support Center, and the Elder Benefit Specialist Supervising Attorney program. She works predominantly in the areas of elder law, public benefits, and consumer law. Previously, she was in private practice in New Richmond, Wisconsin, where she practiced in estate planning, Medicaid benefits, guardianship, and general civil litigation. Kate is a board member of the State Bar of Wisconsin’s Elder & Special Needs Law Section, the Public Interest Law Section, and a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. Prior to attending law school, Kate coordinated supports for adults with developmental disabilities, and she currently serves as a volunteer guardian for a woman with a disability living in Madison. She is also a volunteer at high school mock trial events, local free legal clinics, and Wills for Heroes. Kate is also the proud parent of a seven-year-old son with special healthcare needs.