Attorney Festerling concentrates in family law and related fields. She has worked as a guardian at litem and is a license collaborative law attorney.Trisha's passion for law sparked in middle school and she never let go of that drive to pursue a career in the law. She has a servants heart and she found being a lawyer allows her to have a direct access to help people.Prior to joining Sterling Law Offices, Attorney Festerling worked as a domestic litigator with the national law firm Cordell & Cordell out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In 2013 Trisha was nominated by her peers as a Rising Star and was later the winner of the 2013 Rising Star Award from SuperLawyers. Only 5% of attorney's nationally win this award.Trisha has always been competitive and showed this off in college where at UWM, she competed as part of the Division 1 track team for two years (before leaving the US to study abroad).Trisha earned a B.A. degree from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2001 graduating with academic honors and Magna Cum Laude. She later earned her Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Regent University School of Law in 2007.In law school During law school she competed in the Moot Court Board and participated in the 2006 National Constitution Moot Court Competition where she placed 6th place nationally. She was also part of the James Kent American Inns of Court.When Trisha is outside of the workplace she is with family. She spends time reading, hiking, and skipping rocks on the beach. She enjoys going to the zoo with family as well as the Milwaukee Public Museum.Trisha says, "As a lawyer, I am often a buffer between pain and reasonableness. When I have the opportunity to alleviate someone's worries, to relieve the stress in life by explaining the basics of the law, I have done what I have been called to do. The result has been personal satisfaction that I am not sure could have been achieved doing anything else.".