About Wisconsin Criminal Defense Attorney Scott Wales

Attorney Scott Wales has specialized in the practice of criminal defense law for over 24 years. He has devoted his practice to the representation of men, women and children accused of committing serious offenses.

These offenses include, but are not limited to: homicide, sexual assault, violent crime, computer crime, and drug conspiracies in Wisconsin state and federal court.

Throughout his career, Scott has provided thousands of clients with experience, compassion, and thorough representation.

Region of Practice

His practice includes most of Southern Wisconsin, but is limited to the following counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Jefferson, Dane, Racine, Kenosha, Walworth, Rock, Green, Ozaukee, Manitowoc, Dodge, Fond du Lac, Outagmamie, Brown and Washington Counties. I also practice in Cook, DuPage, Lake, and McHenry County(s) in the State of Illinois.

Memberships & Education

Scott is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Illinois Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys,  the Milwaukee Bar Association, and the Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association. Scott is licensed to practice in both Wisconsin and Illinois.

Scott earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He earned his law degree from the University of Miami.


Scott likes to spend his free time with his wife and two kids. While he loves to watch football, Scott stays in shape by boxing and playing basketball.

Please call to arrange a Criminal Defense consultation for any criminal charge in Wisconsin, with no obligation at (888) 828-6041, or contact me via this form.

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