Attorney Philip Z. Trampe
Partner and Shareholder
Philip Trampe as born and raised in Milwaukee, attended Muskego High School, and completed his undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He focuses his practice focuses on all areas of family law — specializing in high-income/asset divorces, and cases involving child placement disputes.
Attorney Trampe was chosen as a Super Lawyers Rising Star every year from 2012 through 2020, an honor bestowed on fewer than 2.5% of attorneys in Wisconsin. He has also been chosen by the National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 and by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys: Top 10 Under 40.
Outside of the workplace, Phil enjoys spending time outside with his wife and three young children. He is an avid supporter of the Wisconsin Badgers, Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Bucks, and Milwaukee Brewers.
Philip Trampe joins our firm’s belief in the importance of giving back to the community through public service. He has volunteered for many events and organizations in Wisconsin, including Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee, the Polonia Soccer Club, Pharm to Tables, and the Ready.Set.Practice. Mentoring Program for new lawyers.
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Major: Legal Studies
Degree: BA – Bachelor of Arts
Michigan State University College of Law
Degree: JD – Juris Doctor
State Bar of Wisconsin
Murphy Johnson & Trampe S.C.
Joined law firm: 2010
Areas of practice: Divorce, child support, custody, placement and visitation, domestic violence, restraining orders and injunctions, family law, grandparent visitation rights, harassment restraining orders and injunctions, maintenance (alimony / spousal support), paternity, post-divorce modification actions, marital property agreements, traffic violations
Professional Associations and Memberships
Pharm to Tables board member, 2015 – present
United States Supreme Court Bar member, 2015 – present
State Bar of Wisconsin member, 2010 – present
American Bar Association member, 2010 – present
Racine County Bar Association member, 2010 – present
Pro Bono Activities
Racine County Bar Association Law Day mock trial competition
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee