Dan Newlin is an injury lawyer who started his career at a young age of 20 years as a law enforcement officer at New Chicago Police Department. He also worked for the Fire Department of New Chicago. Through his exemplary work, he was appointed to work at the Sheriff’s Office where he gained promotion and became Sheriff’s detective.
As a detective, Newlin took up a number of responsibilities in the various police departments. These ranged from fugitives, auto-theft to narcotics. While working in these police departments, he went beyond the designed duties of his work to achieve great results. This led to him being honored and recognized by the United States Marshalls. He worked in the Police Department for ten years from which he decided to join the law career.
He applied and was accepted to join the Florida State College of Law in 1997 and graduated in 2000. Ever since, he has been practicing law. From the humble set up of a law enforcement officer, Newlin now runs his own law firm Dan Newlin & Partners. He is also among the few lawyers licensed to practice in the state of Florida and Chicago and has offices in both locations.
Dan Newlin & Partners boosts of a competent and experienced workforce. From a few staff and a small office when he started it, the firm now has over 75 employees. It has 18 attorneys that are practicing. The firm specializes on personal injury claims and it recently started representing individuals who have been wrongfully charged.
In his career, Newlin has won multiple cases and gained compensation for his clients. This includes a case where he won a verdict of $100 million as compensation to a girl hit by a stray bullet. In another, he obtained a verdict of$950,000 as compensation for a car accident victim in Florida. To date, the total worth of compensation he has achieved for victims stands at $150 million.
A passionate attorney in providing legal services to victims, Newlin recently established a short code #DAN through which people can dial and get his services. This is aimed at providing quick access to his services to new clients and the existing ones. It is also a way of providing justice quicker.
Newlin is a clear example of what focus and commitment can achieve. This has been through the different cases he has handled and the way he manages the law firm’s activities. He is an individual who works at any case that land on his desk no matter the magnitude so long as the victims get justice.