As an associate attorney at Hartley & Pecora, Attorney Christina Balistreri represents clients in family law and criminal defense matters. Attorney Balistreri also serves as a guardian ad litem in family court cases. Attorney Balistreri attended the University of Wisconsin Law School where she completed the certificate programs in Criminal Law and Family Law. While in Law School, Attorney Balistreri served as the Academic Chair for the Latino Law Students Association; a Contracts Study Group Leader; and as the Publicity Chair for the UW Student Chapter of the Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Attorney Balistreri also received distinction for her Pro Bono work with immigration detainees at the Dodge County Detention Facility and with the Unemployment Appeals Clinic.
Attorney Balistreri is dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for her clients in every case. She understands that the legal process is a difficult and emotional time so she strives to make the circumstances easier for all of her clients. Attorney Balistreri works tirelessly to achieve her clients’ goals while maintaining open communication and providing them with realistic expectations.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Child Custody and Placement
Guardian Ad Litem Appointments
Domestic violence and harassment injunctions
Domestic Abuse cases, including Battery and Disorderly Conduct
Carry Concealed Weapon and other Firearms Offenses
Probation Revocation proceedings
J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School, 2012
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2008
State Bar of Wisconsin
Milwaukee Young Lawyers Association