Daniel (Dan) Hawkins
As the firm’s lead trial attorney, Dan concentrates his practice on the litigation of real estate disputes, complex commercialcases, and construction defect cases. He represents a diverse base of clients including condominium associations, commercial landlords, corporate entities and entrepreneurs.
Dan graduated from Michigan State University with a B.S. in Construction Management, working as a construction manager before receiving his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law in May 2011. Licensed to practice law in Illinois November 2011.
Prior to joining Erwin Law, Dan practiced as a litigation attorney for Brown, Udell, Pomerantz, and Delrahim, where he represented Chicago’s premier real estate developers in commercial litigation. He has also worked for the Chicago Board of Education where he selected and evaluated new leased facilities, negotiated leases, and drafted license agreements.