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I am an experienced & reputable criminal defense attorney focusing on DUI law. I actively represent individuals throughout Missouri & Kansas who are facing drunk driving charges as well as other general criminal offenses. For nearly 20 years I've dedicated myself to serving the criminally accused and I make it my absolute goal to provide a high level of service to my clients & get their charges dismissed or reduced, minimizing the penalties they face as much as possible. If you're in need of legal help, please call my office as soon as possible. I would love the opportunity to assist you. 


Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 80%
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%


Payment types:

Cash, Credit card

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Contact info

Steve Schanker, Attorney at Law

1919 Buchanan
Kansas City, MO, 64116


KSAuthorized to practice law199507/04/2016
MOGood Standing, Active199401/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneySteve Schanker, Attorney at Law2003 - Present
AssociateBortnick, McKeon, Sakoulas & Schanker, P.C.1995 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Johnson County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Kansas Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Missouri State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar AssociationN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Missouri (Kansas City, MO)LawJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of Missouri (Kansas City, MO)BusinessBA - Bachelor of Arts1992