Dan Hassinger, Attorney at Law

Attorney Dan Hassinger is a former police officer with years of experience investigating and enforcing DUI law. He has held certifications in Standardized Field Sobriety Testing, Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus (HGN) Testing, and as a Breath Alcohol Operator. Mr. Hassinger also served as the Anti-Drunk Driving Enforcement Program Coordinator for the Illinois Secretary of State Police, Springfield, IL.

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The offense of Driving Under the Influence (DUI) of Alcohol is a Class A Misdemeanor (for first offenders ) and carries serious penalties including incarceration and license revocation.

There are many additional consequences of a DUI arrest that can have long-lasting effects on a person's personal and professional life. These include, loss of employment, marital problems, and financial strain.

DUI law in Illinois is a very complex and ever-changing body of law. Most DUI charges are based solely on the arresting officer's observations and perceptions of impairment.
So what should you do?


Defending DUI charges requires a very thorough knowledge of DUI law and police procedures. Anyone facing DUI charges should seek the advice of an attorney who practices DUI Defense. Attorney Dan Hassinger is a former Illinois Secretary of State Police Sergeant, skilled in DUI arrest procedures, field sobriety testing, and breath alcohol/chemical tests. Call now to have your case evaluated.

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