Shane Carnine | Alumni School of Law | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Shane Carnine

Class of 2003

Shane Carnine

Shane is a partner with Hassakis & Hassakis, P.C., based in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. His practice focuses in the areas of personal injury, workers' compensation, and civil litigation in trial and appellate courts. Shane was a law journal articles editor when he attended Southern Illinois University School of Law, and he received awards for excellence in corporations and evidence.

After graduating from law school, Shane was recognized for his distinguished services as a judicial clerk in the Utah Appellate Court. Mr. Carnine has prosecuted cases as a Special Assistant Attorney General for the Illinois Department of Transportation. He is a past president of the Jefferson County Bar Association, a past presenter for various legal organizations, and an article author for the Illinois Bar Journal.

Less than 2% of all Illinois lawyers under 40 years old have received the Emerging Lawyer designation by the Leading Lawyers Network, and Mr. Carnine was profiled by the organization in 2016. Read the article here