Law Office of
Michael A. Hankins

Pike County Illinois

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Michael A. Hankins Law Office location - Pike County IL

Are you in over your head with legal troubles in Pike County, Illinois and looking for a way out? Our law office can help. Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law has over 32 years of experience and was the former Assistant State’s Attorney of St. Clair County. When it comes to having an experienced attorney who is well versed in the law and knows how to aggressively pursue resolutions that are in their client’s best interest, our law office is your best bet. Contact us for divorce settlements, child custody battles, personal injury claims, auto accidents, and more. Want to learn about your legal options? Schedule a legal consultation and speak with an experienced attorney today.

Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law has over 32 years of experience handling:

Criminal Law
Personal Injury
Auto Accidents
Family Law
Traffic Law
Child Custody

Criminal Defense Attorney Serving Pike County Illinois

If you are being charged with a criminal offense in Pike County, Illinois, Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law has over 27 years of trial experience and would love to hear your case. We understand the consequences of a guilty verdict and the impact it can have on your life. We are here to help and ensure your trial is fair and your rights are adhered to. Our law office has a proven record of having charges dismissed or reduced to misdemeanors.

Contact our law firm if you need legal counsel to assist with:

  • Assault
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Offenses
  • Federal Crimes
  • Gun Offenses
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Sex Offenses
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Battery
  • DUI
  • Felonies
  • Murder & Manslaughter
  • Probation Violations
  • Theft Offenses
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We also deal with the following legal services for criminal law:




ISU Criminal Defense


Title IX Investigations


Pre-File Investigation


Post-Conviction Evaluations

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Personal Injury Attorney Serving Pike County Illinois

If you are recovering from an injury that was a result of someone else’s negligence or recklessness, you could have a personal injury claim. Personal injury cases are when you are dealing with a life-altering injury that affects your daily life and ability to work. If you are unable to work, you lose out on wages, leaving you unable to pay for bills, groceries, and other everyday expenses. Additionally, you could be facing an expensive medical bill with no means to pay for it.

Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law is the top-rated personal injury attorney serving Pike County, Illinois. Want to see if you are entitled to financial compensation for your injury? Contact our law office today!

Accident Attorney Serving Pike County Illinois

 Were you just involved in an auto accident and now suffering from grave injuries? Was the accident the fault of someone else? If so, contact your local accident attorney at Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law because you may be entitled to financial compensation. Whether your car is totaled or you are in over your head with medical debt due to the accident, if you weren’t at fault, our attorney will help you pursue financial justice.

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Family Law Attorney Serving Pike County Illinois

Whether you are considering the adoption process to add an additional family member or trying to establish a guardian legally, Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law is here to assist you with the legal process. Both of these are long and complicated procedures that must go through certain steps; otherwise, your claim may be denied. Therefore, it is to your benefit to have an experienced family law attorney with years of experience to help guide you through the process. For more information, schedule a legal consultation with our law office.

Divorce/Separation Attorney Serving Pike County Illinois

Are you going through a divorce in Pike County, Illinois, and looking for an experienced divorce attorney? Contact Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law. With over 27 years of trial experience, we know how to advocate for our client’s best interests. From custody battles to the allocation of parental rights, we know how to pursue resolutions through mediation or court proceedings. Schedule a legal consultation with our local divorce attorney to discuss your case and see how we can help.

  • Divorce & Contested Divorce
  • Paternity
  • Child Custody
  • Allocation of Parental Responsibility
  • Child Support Payments
  • Alimony/Spousal Support
  • Division of Assets/Mediation
  • Interstate Divorce Proceedings
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Child Custody Attorney Serving Pike County Illinois

Child custody and child support are two factors that tend to make marital dissolution cases much trickier. As a parent, nobody wants to lose time with their child and if you aren’t financially stable, raising a child on a limited income can be scary. Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law always keeps your child’s best interest in mind when pursuing a resolution. Whether you are looking for sole custody, joint custody, or a fair alimony/spousal support payment – we can help. Child support is generally based on two components: allocated parenting time and the financial stability of each parent. Contact our law office and learn how we can help keep your parental rights protected.

Traffic Law Attorney Serving Pike County Illinois

If you are dealing with a traffic citation, contact Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law for help getting out of the ticket or fine. Not only do you have to pay a fine if you are cited for a traffic violation, but it also goes on your driving record. Any traffic citation that makes its way onto your driving record means two possible things: your insurance premium may rise, and your license is at risk of getting suspended. However, with the right traffic law attorney, you could avoid paying a fine or having the infraction show up on your driving record, which means your license and insurance are safe.

Don’t take on your traffic citation alone; contact your local experienced traffic law attorney for help with:

  • Moving Violations
  • Non-Moving Violations
  • DUI
  • DWI
  • Speeding
  • Driving Without a License
  • Driving Without Insurance
  • Reckless Driving
  • Failure to Signal
  • Failure to Stop
  • Construction Zone Violations
  • Seat Belt Violations
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Contact our law office if you live in Pike County, IL

Are you experiencing the legal troubles listed above? We want you to know that Michael A. Hankins Attorney at Law is here for your legal counsel. With over 32 years of experience, we are confident in our ability to aggressively pursue a resolution.

We provide legal services for Mount Sterling, Buckhorn, Elkhorn, Versailles, Ripley, Elkhorn, Cooperstown, and the surrounding communities in Brown County, Illinois.

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