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Ken Wang

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Wills & Living Wills, Personal Injury, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Car Accidents

About Me

Former President of the McDonough County Bar Association, and named as one of the top 40 lawyers under the age of 40 by the American Society of Legal Advocates and the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 under 40.  CALI award for excellence winner for trial advocacy.  Former First Assistant State's Attorney of the McDonough County Bar Association. Managing Attorney at the Law Office of Ken Wang.  Admitted to the Federal Bar of the Northern District of Illinois and the Federal Trial Bar.


 


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Personal Injury: 15%
  3. Wills & Living Wills: 15%
  4. Car Accidents: 10%
  5. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($175-275/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Michael R Hudzik

    I have known Ken for over twenty years. He is an excellent lawyer and a zealous advocate for his clients. I would highly recommend Ken to any of my clients.

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    Michael Hudzik Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Justin M Bougher

    Worked with Ken for almost three years. Very good attorney.

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    Justin Bougher Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Law Office of Ken Wang

1717 N. Naper Blvd.
Suite #200
Naperville, IL, 60563

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200705/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Top 40 Under 40The American Society of Legal Advocates2014
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
10 Best of 2014 Client Satisfaction AwardAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2014
Pro Bono CertificationUniversity of Illinois2007
Trial AdvocacyCALI Excellence for the Future Award2006
University of Illinois College of Law Trial TeamUniversity of Illinois2006

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerLaw Office of Ken Wang2013 - Present
First Assistant State's AttorneyMcDonough County State's Attorney's Office2011 - 2013
Assistant State's AttorneyMcDonough County State's Attorney's Office2009 - 2011
711 Guardian Ad LitemChampaign County CASA2006 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
The American Society of Legal AdvocatesMember2014 - Present
Federal Trial Bar for the Northern District of IllinoisAttorney2014 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationTop 40 under 402014 - Present
DuPage County Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Will County Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
McDonough County Bar AssociationPresident2012 - 2013
McDonough County Bar AssociationSecretary-Treasurer2011 - 2012
McDonough County Teen CourtTeen Court Judge2009 - 2012
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Wailand v. City of Macomb and McDonough County ClerkMandamus denied with respect to County Clerk
Sage Information Services v. McDonough County AssessorMotion to Dismiss granted

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
McDonough County VoiceTheft leads to four year prison term2011
McDonough County VoiceGrain bin burglary spree nets prison time for Carthage man2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Illinois College of LawLawJ.D.2007
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignMathematics and Computer ScienceB.S.2004

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
ISBA Lawyers Feeding Illinois 2013Lawyers Feeding Illinois2013