Christopher T Van Wagner, SC

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  • 110 E. Main Street, Suite 705, Madison, WI 53703
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  • Christopher T. Van Wagner is a seasoned criminal defense lawyer, handling all manner of federal and state charges. His Ivy League background and NJ street smarts give him an edge in your case.
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Biography

Defending people since 1994. Former state and federal prosecutor. Editor, Cornell Law Review, 1980-81. Named to Wisconsin Super Lawyers 2016, 2015, 2014, and earlier. Named one of Madison's Best Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2001-present. Named Dane County Defense Bar Warrior of the Year. Assistant Prosecutor, Mercer County (NJ) Prosecutor Office, 1983-1987. Law Clerk, Honorable Dickinson R. Debevoise, U.S.D.C.-D.N.J., 1981-1982.

Areas of Practice (34)

  • Criminal Defense
  • Battery
  • Computer Crimes
  • Internet Crimes
  • Pornography
  • Conspiracy
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Domestic Battery
  • Abuse & Violence
  • Domestic Terrorism
  • Drug Crimes
  • Drunk Driving
  • Felony OWI
  • Intoxicated Vehicular Homicide
  • Federal & State Charges
  • Criminal Trials
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Felony Murder Homicide
  • Negligent Homicide
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Kidnapping
  • False Imprisonment
  • Sex Crimes
  • Sexual Assault
  • Sexual Assault Battery
  • Sexual Predator
  • Stalking
  • Robbery
  • Burglary
  • Arson
  • Theft
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Fraud
  • Embezzlement

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
866-630-7427  Phone
608-284-1200  Phone
608-284-1260  Fax
www.vanwagnerlaw.com
University Attended:
St. Lawrence University, B.A., English Literature, magna cum laude, 1978
Law School Attended:
Cornell Law School, J.D., Editor, Cornell Law Review; Symposium Editor, Vol. 65, Cornell Law Review, 1981
Year of First Admission:
1981
Admission:
1981, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1994, U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin; 1989, U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; 1994, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; 1989, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; 1994, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin; 1981, New Jersey; 1989, Illinois; 1994, Wisconsin
Memberships:
State Bar of Wisconsin; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Dane County Criminal Defense Lawyers.
ISLN:
901846417
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.9/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.9/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.9/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 06/12/12 in Criminal Defense

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 09/28/11 in DUI/DWI

    Mr. Van Wagner is certainly one of the best OWI attorneys in the state. He is an effective communicator, advocate and counselor. He is a consistent referral for our clients as well as a source for insight into the practice.

    Mr. Van Wagner is certainly one of the best OWI attorneys in the state. He is an effective communicator, advocate and counselor. He is a consistent referral for our clients as well as a source for insight into the practice. Read less

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