John Dunham Steele Hasselberger was born August 15, 1988 in Washington, DC. He attended the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona where he majored in History and Philosophy and was a member of the Kappa Alpha Order. Thereafter, he attended the Southern Methodist University – Dedman School of Law in Dallas, Texas on scholarship, graduating with his Juris Doctorate in 2013. While at SMU, he worked for the Office of the United States Trustee for the Northern District of Texas and the Dallas County District Attorneys office focusing on traffic offenses and DWI. John has practiced in the Shenandoah Valley and Northern Virginia since his admission, having served as counsel for various Departments of Social Services in addition to his family law and criminal defense practice. He has also represented employers in the Virginia Workers Compensation Commission, litigating up to the Court of Appeals of Virginia and assisting in the preparation of winning briefs therein (King William County v. Linda Jones, 789 S.E.2d 133 (2016)).
John is an experienced litigator, and is skilled in giving his clients positive results in difficult cases. He specializes in domestic relations and criminal defense, having practiced in these areas for most of his career.
John was admitted to the Virginia Bar in 2013, is admitted to practice in all state courts in Virginia, and holds admission in the Western District of Virginia as well as the Bankruptcy Courts for the Western District of Virginia.
- Virginia, 2013
- U.S. District Court Western District of Virginia
- U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Virginia