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W. Scott Hanken, Attorney at Law - Springfield, IL

1100 South Fifth Street Springfield, IL 62703

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Updated: 07/16/2021

Springfield Criminal Defense Law Firm


At W. Scott Hanken, Attorney at Law, I am committed to fighting my clients' charges in Springfield, Illinois. I have worked in the criminal justice system for more than 30 years and started my career as a prosecutor. Consequently, I know how prosecutors think and how to build my defense around countering their points of attack.

How my law office can help you beat your charges
I cannot promise that I can help every client beat their charges or reduce the severity of their sentences...

About W. Scott Hanken, Attorney at Law

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI
  • Drug Possession
  • Traffic Ticket
  • Drivers License Suspensions


  • 100%

Classes and Seminars

  • Gaining the Best settlement in Auto Injury Cases, NBI, - 2009
  • Aggravated DUI - Resent Developments, ICLE, - 2008

Office Information


1100 South Fifth Street Springfield, IL 62703


  • 217-544-4061

Offers Free Initial Consultation


Accepts Credit Cards


Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm; Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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Lawyers at W. Scott Hanken, Attorney at Law selected for a Super Lawyers® list


  • Super Lawyer - DUI, Super Lawyer, - 2011
  • Super Lawyer - DUI, Super Lawyer, - 2010
  • Super Lawyer - DUI, Super Lawyer, - 2009
  • Super Lawyer - DUI, Super Lawyer, - 2008
  • Super Lawyer - DUI, Super Lawyer, - 2007
  • Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers - Illinois (American Society of Legal Advocates), - 2014
  • Top 200 DUI Attorneys - Illinois (National Advocacy for DUI Defense), - 2013
  • Top Criminal Defense Lawyer Superb 10.0 Rating AVVO, 2010 - 2014
  • Client's Choice Award - Criminal Defense AVVO, - 2012
  • Top Contributor Award - Criminal Defense AVVO, - 2013

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