Deborah A. Hawkins

Attorney in Edwardsville, IL
618-307-0319

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Areas of Law

  • Family Law
  • Traffic Violations
  • DUI/DWI
  • Wills
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Landlord and Tenant Law
  • Adoption Law
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Grandparents Custody
  • Grandparents Visitation Rights
  • Independent Adoptions
  • Interstate Child Custody
  • Private Adoptions
  • Step Parent Adoptions
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Visitation Rights
  • Federal Civil Practice
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Breach of Contract
  • Contract Fraud
  • Contract Litigation
  • Drivers License Suspension
  • Misdemeanors
  • Alimony
  • Annulment
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Relations
  • Interstate Support
  • Marital Agreements
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • Marital Property Law
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Matrimonial Law
  • Name Changes
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Postnuptial Agreements
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders
  • Restraining Orders
  • Separation Agreements
  • Spousal Support
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Guardian Ad Litem
  • Evictions
  • Unlawful Detainer
  • Civil Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Adverse Possession
  • Real Estate Contracts
  • Property Tax Abatement
  • Property Tax Appeals
  • Property Tax Assessments
  • Living Trusts
  • Powers of Attorney

 

Client Rating

Overall Client Rating

in Family Law
3.7 out of 5.0

Communication Ability
3.7
Responsiveness
3.7
Quality of Service
3.7
Value for Money
3.7

  • Data based on 3 reviews
  • Recommended by 2 Clients
  • Last reviewed on 05/31/13
Posted by a Consumer on 05/31/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
very calm, knowledgeable of the legal process, and most importantly fair and honest lawyer.
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Posted by a Consumer on 11/14/11
1.0 out of 5.0
I have never had a worse attorney represent me.
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Experience & Credentials

Position

Member

Admission Details

Admitted in 2000, Missouri
2001, Illinois
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois

Law School Attended

St. Louis University School of Law
Class of 2000
J.D.
cum laude

University Attended

Millikin University
Class of 1978
B.A.
cum laude

University of Iowa
Class of 1982
M.A.

Birth Information

Born in 1956
Alton, Illinois, November 6, 1956

Associations & Memberships

Chicago, Madison County, Illinois State and American Bar Associations; Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis.

Contact Information


Office Information
Deborah A. Hawkins
Member
Mark Twain Plaza I 101 West Vandalia Street, Suite 150,
Edwardsville, IL 62025

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