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Dan is a trial lawyer who represents clients in regulatory litigation, government investigations and enforcement actions, administrative appeals, and complex business disputes.  Dan serves a wide-range of clients but works regularly with clients in the health care, financial services, and hospitality industries as well as with government contractors.  Dan takes a thoughtful, cost-effective, and results-driven approach to help clients resolve their most challenging and complex legal disputes.


  • Catholic University School of Law, 2005, J.D., Note and Comment Editor and Staff Member for the Catholic University Law Review
  • University of Michigan, 1999, B.A., History

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland

  • U.S. Court of Appeals - District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court - District of Maryland

  • Serves as a Co-Chair of the city-wide Generous Associates Campaign which raises funds for the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia.
  • Serves on the Board of Directors of the Bar Association of the District of Columbia, Young Lawyer's Section.

Awards & Recognition

  • Washington DC Rising Stars- Securities Lit (2014, 2015)