Daniel P. Hakansson

Daniel Hakansson Welts, White & FontaineEmail: dhakansson@lawyersnh.com  |  download vcard

Dan joined Welts, White & Fontaine in 2015. Since joining the firm, Dan has practiced in various areas of general litigation, and currently focuses his practice on Family Law, Employment law, and Business Law.

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, Dan trained extensively in client counseling, litigation, alternative dispute resolution, and trial advocacy. Dan also served as an associate editor of the University of New Hampshire Law Review.

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 a volunteer intake investigator with the New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights.

Dan is admitted to practice in New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

Dan is also 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 spending time with his family, hiking and camping, and other outdoor sports.

Practice Areas:

  • Personal Injury
  • General Civil Litigation


  • 2015 New Hampshire
  • 2015 Massachusetts