DWI/DUI Defense Attorney Derek Hansen
Attorney Derek Hansen has worked on hundreds of DWI/DUI cases. He exclusively defends clients accused of driving while impaired, criminal vehicular operation and criminal vehicular homicide. He has obtained dismissals in a variety of criminal and implied consent DWI cases. He has also participated in DWI trials.
Mr. Hansen participated in a high profile DWI case at the Minnesota Supreme Court and in several Court of Appeals cases. He is a member of the DUI Defense Lawyers Association and is frequently involved in continuing legal education seminars for DWI defense, both as an instructor as well as a student.
Mr. Hansen understands the havoc that a DWI charge causes. He knows what is at stake for you and your family. He puts his knowledge of DWI law into practice to help minimize the consequences of a DWI arrest.
Mr. Hansen keeps up to date on the latest developments in DWI defense and the law and science it entails. He not only works to achieve a positive legal result for clients, he also helps them resolve other life issues, so that they can avoid future legal problems.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Minnesota State Bar Association
- National College for DUI Defense
- DUI Defense Lawyers Association
- University of St. Thomas School of Law, Juris Doctor
- University of Pittsburgh, Bachelor of Arts
- Criminal Defense Issues Relating to Medical Marijuana
- Using Technology in the Courtroom