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Bruce Douglas Schottland

Bruce Douglas Schottland

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence, Personal Injury

About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
    13 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 45%
    2 years
  3. Personal Injury: 5%
    2 years
  4. Domestic Violence: 5%
    2 years



Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Robert James Kerr

    Bruce is one of the best attorneys that I have ever had the pleasure of working with. Particularly in Lake County, Illinois, Bruce's reputation, experience, and professional connections are unmatched. I think of Bruce as a guy that delivers results for his clients, even in the face of the most daunting criminal prosecutions. Without hesitation I endorse Bruce Schottland.


    Robert Kerr Federal Crime Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Thomas Boyd Spencer IV

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Thomas Spencer Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Harter & Schottland PC

625 W. Rollins Rd. Suite A
Round Lake Beach, IL, 60073-1278



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200108/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Lake County Public Defender Office AwardLake County Office of the Public Defender2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHarter & Schottland, PC2004 - Present
AttorneyLake County Public Defender's Office2002 - 2004
AttorneyCremer Kopon Shaughnessy & Spina2001 - 2002
Legal ClerkGoldstein & Fluxgold, P.C.1998 - 1999


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Northern Illinois Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse (NICASA)Truancy Court Judge2014 - 2014
American Civil Liberties UnionMember2012 - Present
Experimental Aircraft Association, Chapter 932President2011 - Present
Marijuana Policy ProjectMember2011 - Present
Round Lake Area Chamber of CommerceN/A2009 - Present
Aircraft Owners and Pilots AssociationMember2006 - 2008
Experimental Aircraft AssociationMember2006 - Present
Federal Aviation AdministrationPrivate Pilot2006 - Present
Mano a Mano Family Resource CenterVice President2004 - Present
Lake County Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate Drug Cases- Part 12012 Drug Cases- Part 22012's License Suspensions2010


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Illinois College of LawN/AJuris Doctorate2001
University of Illinois, ChicagoEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1996