Aggressive and affordable criminal defense in Madison, WI. Anderson & O'Connell, S.C. represents individuals charged with violating Wisconsin's criminal laws. Whether you are in Madison, Baraboo, Rock County or any part of Southern Wisconsin, we can help. Facing a criminal charge is a stressful and serious situation. Finding the right criminal defense attorney should not be. We understand that. We also understand that it is during these times that you need someone who will fight for you. Anderson & O'Connell, S.C. can be your advocate when you need it the most.
Attorney David K Anderson graduated from Marquette Law School in 2015. While at law school he focused on litigation and criminal defense. During his 3L year David worked at the Trail Division of the Milwaukee Public Defenders Office. Upon graduation Atty. Anderson opened David Anderson Law Office, S.C. There he focused strictly on criminal defense. In 2017 he partnered up with Attorney Shaun O'Connell. Since 2015 Attorney Anderson has been diligently representing individuals facing a variety of charges. He understands that the state will often over-prosecute and unfairly charge many otherwise good individuals. It is this understanding that drives Attorney Anderson to aggressively fight for his clients.
Attorney Anderson entered this profession with the goal of aggressively fighting and advocating for his clients. Prior to entering law school, David worked in the landscape construction industry. For many years he owned and operated Anderson Landscape Construction, LLC. Later, he joined forces with a lawn care company and helped build the landscape side of the business. Working with both his customers and employees he learned many valuable communication and problem solving skills. Today David uses many of those communication and problem solving skills in the court room to achieve the results his clients expect.
Attorney Shaun O’Connell brings knowledge, experience, and compassion to every client he works with. Shaun has a diverse background that allows him to achieve the best results for his clients. Prior to attending law school, Shaun worked for the Department of Corrections as a Probation and Parole Agent. His main focus was to help individuals who had been through the criminal justice system.
Shaun earned his law degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School, graduating a semester early in 2014. While attending school, he worked at the Wisconsin Innocence Project. Shaun worked diligently to investigate and litigate claims of innocence from incarcerate individuals. After graduation, Shaun was hired by the Dane County District Attorney's Office.
At the District Attorney’s Office, Shaun handled hundreds of cases. He started with a general caseload, but was quickly appointed to the position of traffic safety prosecutor where he handled everything from simple traffic violations to vehicular homicides. Shaun is back doing what he loves to do, fighting for his clients, just as he did at the Wisconsin Innocence Project. He now focuses his legal services solely on helping people charged with criminal or traffic violations.