Dan Hurley, '91, is an assistant U.S. attorney in Detroit, Michigan. He joined that office in 1992 after clerking for a federal court of appeals judge. He has an extensive litigation background, having handled civil, criminal, and appellate matters. He has prosecuted numerous civil rights cases, including cases involving police brutality and hate crimes. In 2008, he won a national award for his prosecution of a conspiracy to drive an African-American family from their neighborhood by burning down their house.