Assistant Attorney General
1999 – 2012

Assistant Attorney General
Illinois Attorney General’s Office

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As an Assistant Attorney General in the Illinois Attorney General’s Office Dan began prosecuting child sex crimes. Then was transferred to the Trial Assistance and Sexually Violent Persons Bureau (SVP Bureau). Here Dan led many jury trials.

His SVP Bureau work also involved seeking civil commitment of those sex offenders who were about to be released from prison.

While Attorney Kay served in the Illinois Attorney General’s Office, he was part of a select group of criminal attorneys certified by the Illinois Supreme Court to work death penalty cases as the lead attorney.

At the IL AG office Dan led jury trials in many criminal offenses including:

  • First Degree Murder
  • Reckless Homicide
  • Child Sex Cases
  • Drug Possession
  • Official Misconduct
  • Aggravated DUI
Assistant Attorney General

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