Shannon M. Tenney

Phone: 262-605-8221
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Shannon Tenney is an associate attorney with the law office of Renée E. Mura, S.C. She is a graduate of Marquette University Law School. Attorney Tenney graduated with honors for her volunteer work with the Marquette University Law School Pro Bono Society. It was her volunteer work with the Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinic that first piqued her interest in family law.

During her time at Marquette University Law School, Attorney Tenney held various leadership positions, including staff editor, and executive board business and technology editor on the Intellectual Property Law Review. She participated in a National Professional Football Negotiation Competition at Tulane University Law School.

Attorney Tenney served as a student practitioner in the Waukesha District Attorney’s Office. She appeared on behalf of the State of Wisconsin for daily courtroom calendar court, traffic court, preliminary hearings, initial appearances, motion hearings, plea hearings, sentencing hearings, and restitution hearings. Additionally, she drafted case materials such as reply briefs for the Circuit Courts and Court of Appeals of Wisconsin, as well as motions to the Circuit Courts of Wisconsin and Waukesha County criminal cases.

In her free time, Attorney Tenney likes to run, read, and spend time with her dog, Oliver.

Practice Areas

Family Law
Child Custody
Traffic Law
Criminal Law
Restraining Orders
Child Support
Juvenile Law
CHIPS (Children in Need of Protection and Services)
Grandparent Visitation
Minor Guardianship

Bar Admissions



Marquette University Law School – Juris Doctor – Pro Bono Honors
University of Wisconsin-Madison – Bachelors of Science – Biology and Spanish

Honors & Awards

Dean’s List
Thomas More Law Scholarship Recipient
CALI Award, Constitutional Criminal Procedure
CALI Award, Representing Professional Athletes and Coaches
CALI Award, Trademarks and Unfair Competition Law
Order of Omega Honors Society, Member
State of Wisconsin Academic Excellence Scholarship
Lake Geneva Catholic Daughters Scholarship

Professional Experience

Waukesha District Attorneys’ Office – Student Practitioner
Wisconsin Department of Justice, Legal Services Division – Externship

Get the professionals you need and the results you want.

Renée E. Mura, S.C. is conveniently located on Hwy 31 with easy access to Kenosha, Racine, Walworth & Milwaukee. Our attorneys practice in all of those areas, as well as others upon request.

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