The Law Office of William G. Hanson in Chicago, Illinois takes pride in providing result-driven, cost-efficient legal services for businesses and individuals. We familiarize ourselves with your unique circumstances, needs and goals and make a realistic assessment to effectively prepare the best legal strategy. We have a track record of success using multiple types of dispute resolution, including litigation, arbitration, mediation, settlement conferences, and where possible and preferable, negotiation without suit.
The firm’s principal attorney, William Hanson oversees all client matters and provides efficient, well considered, and in-depth legal solutions. With over 30 years of experience as a civil trial attorney practicing in state and federal courts throughout the U.S., and most particularly the state and federal courts in Illinois and California, he has successfully represented diverse clients from individuals to small and medium-sized businesses and numerous Fortune 500 clients.
Our clients use our experience, advice, and counsel to obtain favorable results when negotiating agreements or at trial. Leveraging experience adds value to your legal dispute, dilemma or problem and puts you in a position of strength to obtain the most favorable result.
We help by giving sound legal advice and services in the best interests of our clients. And, when faced with strenuous or unreasonable opposition to our clients' positions, we litigate assertively and have a history of success through trial. We are a favorable option to larger firms costing considerably more.
We recognize that you have a unique set of objectives and concerns, which is why we listen to understand your point of view and discuss how best to proceed with your case.
In order to solve a problem, you must first gain a full and complete understanding of your options. We’ll explain your options so you can make informed decisions.
Although we can often resolve our client’s cases outside of court, we recognize that this is not always possible. We prepare to resolve the dispute regardless of the forum.
Mr. Hanson is a wealth of information and the outcome of my case was exceptional.
He is terrific about responsiveness and is incredibly cost effective... I highly recommend him.
Integrity, expertise and a reasonable fee. William, in my experience has been all of the above.
I have... referred numerous clients who have been greatly satisfied with his professionalism and integrity.
He was always diligent, industrious, collegial and smart and he always showed sound judgment. I highly recommend him.
We have extensive experience and a history of being routinely successful at trial. This adds value to your case, maximizing the likelihood of a favorable result.
Every case is different, and it’s important to discuss the details of your situation in order to get a realistic idea of what to expect from your case. Not every case is a winner and if we don’t think we can win yours we’ll let you know (and we won’t take it). We’ll also let you know if we think your goals are unrealistic.
It is a fundamental tenant of this practice that we always be on the same page as our clients and it is imperative that we are unified in the plan and path to success. We are always open and honest and try to be as accurate and realistic as possible when predicting results.
Our clients — regardless of whether they come forward with a business dispute, real estate concern, or other civil law matter — are routinely pleased with the results we attain on their behalf. Explore the reviews we’ve received from both clients and professionals who have worked with us over the years.