Scott W. Sheen, Founding Partner

DeKalb County Bar President

We are very proud to announce that Scott W. Sheen is the newly appointed President of the DeKalb County Bar Association.

Attorney, Scott Sheen

Helping Clients Fight Legal Issues in Kane, DuPage, Will and Cook Counties

Scott W. Sheen, Attorney at law, graduated from Joliet Catholic High School, Marquette University in Milwaukee. He earned his Law Degree from Northern Illinois University. In 1993 he was licensed to practice law in Illinois.

Additionally, Mr. Sheen is a member of the DuPage, Kane, DeKalb, and Will County Bar Associations. He previously served on the DuPage Judicial Evaluation Committee and was an investigator with that committee; when he was investigating the judges. He is also a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, as well as the Federal Trial Bar and Federal Appellate Bar for the Northern District of Illinois.

Mr. Sheen has tried numerous bench and jury trials, both civil and criminal, evidentiary hearings and arbitrations; wrote appeals and contested motions.

CONTINUING EDUCATION AND CURRENT LAW UPDATES

Mr. Sheen subscribes to West Law, an automatic legal library with unlimited usage, which is up to date to the minute for the Federal, 7th Circuit, & District Court cases, U.S. Supreme Court, Illinois Appellate and Supreme Court cases along with over 80 other databases which includes law journals, treatises and law review articles. He also subscribes to the Illinois Advanced Sheets, weekly case decision reports by Illinois State and Federal Court. The print subscriptions include Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. Mr. Sheen attends various seminars throughout the year through the Illinois State Bar Association and other nation and local bar associations. He also subscribes to many bar journals.

PERSONAL

Mr. Sheen is married with 3 children, lives in St. Charles, Illinois and is active in coaching soccer and wrestling with his children. Mr. Sheen is a member of the St. Charles Celtics Soccer Club and plays on both of its premier teams.

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation; he is in court almost everyday.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1993

Education

  • Northern Illinois University College of Law, DeKalb, Illinois
  • Marquette University in Milwaukee

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • DuPage County Bar Association, Member
  • Kane County Bar Association, Member
  • DeKalb County Bar Association, Member
  • Will County Bar Association, Member
  • DuPage Evaluation Committee, Investigator
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • Trial Lawyer