Dan joined the firm in 2015. He practices in the areas of personal injury and general litigation. Prior to joining Welts, White & Fontaine, Dan interned with a large New Hampshire litigation firm and served as a judicial resident at the New Hampshire Supreme Court under Justice Gary Hicks. He was also a 2014 Warren B. Rudman Summer Fellow while interning at the Hillsborough County Attorney’s Office, as well as previously with the New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights as an intern.
Dan graduated in 2015 from the University of New Hampshire School of Law, cum laude, where he was a member of the Daniel Webster Scholar Honors Program. As a member of this program, he trained extensively in client counseling, litigation, and alternative dispute resolution. Dan also served as an associate editor of the University of New Hampshire Law Review.
Dan is admitted to practice in New Hampshire. He is also a member of the American Bar Association.
Attorney Hakansson is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science.
He was raised in Haverhill, Massachusetts. In his free time, Dan enjoys the outdoors by hiking and camping, and is an avid disc golfer.