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Dayten P. Hanson

Dayten P. Hanson

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 100%
    29 years, 2 thousand cases



Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Dana N Morris-Brooks

    I worked for Dayten as a paralegal in the mid-1990s. I was impressed by Dayten's work ethic, but also how he changed my thinking about what a "lawyer" is. He cares about his clients and really listens to what they need.


    Dana Morris-Brooks Lawsuits & Disputes Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Bernard J. Powers

    I have been familiar with Attorney Dayten Hanson's legal work for many years. He has substantial experience in debtor / creditor & bankruptcy law matters. I have been impressed by his sophisticated bankruptcy knowledge and ability to assist clients with their need for help. He is one of the few experts on tax issues in bankruptcy. I highly recommend Dayten for clients who need legal advice on bankruptcy or debtor / creditor law.


    Bernard Powers Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Hanson & Payne, LLC

740 N. James Lovell St.
Milwaukee, WI, 53233



WIGood Standing198603/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Wisconsin Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Wisconsin State Bar Association, Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Creditors' Rights SectionBoard of Directors2009 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2005 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Collection Law From Start to FinishBankruptcy Reform and Its Impact on the Debtors, Creditors, and the System2007
Hot Topics in Wisconsin Creditors' RightsThe Latest in Creditors' Bankruptcy2004
The Impact of Bankruptcy on Dissolution of Marriage in WisconsinImpact of the Automatic Stay on Marital Dissolution1999
Advanced Principles of Title Insurance in WisconsinBankruptcy Considerations in Real Estate and Title Insurance Matters1998


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1985

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Wisconsin Solo and Small Firm ConferenceCommon issues in Bankruptcy2009