About My Firm

An aggressive criminal defense attorney is your best ally when you face a criminal charge. My name is W. Scott Hanken, Attorney at Law, and I am prepared to put my 25 years' experience to work for you. In addition to my extensive experience as a criminal defense lawyer, I have worked as a Sangamon County prosecutor and assistant state's attorney. My insight into how the prosecution works is incredibly valuable in defending clients.

There is no time to waste, and preserving your rights requires you to act now. From the first time you visit my Springfield, Illinois, office for your free consultation, you will see my expertise in action. I encourage you to call my office at 217-718-4951 as soon as you know you will be facing a criminal charge. I will meet with you as directly as possible.

Knowledgeable DUI Defense Attorney

I defend clients against all criminal charges, but DUI charges have special considerations. Let me apply my vast experience defending against criminal DUI charges to your case. A real risk of driver's license suspension accompanies a DUI charge, and I know what it takes to keep you driving.

You can learn more about me and my experience by clicking the link below.

Keeping Clients Informed

I know that uncertainty is often the hardest part of the criminal process. From our first meeting at your free consultation, I will let you know what to expect. If you contact me with a question or concern, I will get back to you within 24 hours. I will take the necessary time to make sure you understand everything involved in your charge.

Visit my contact page or call my office at 217-718-4951 to schedule an appointment today. There is no cost for your first visit, and I accept credit cards and PayPal for your convenience.