dmateo@reedsmith.com

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Dan is a member of Reed Smith’s Complex Litigation Group (“CLG”) and currently serves as co-chair of the CLG’s Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Team. Dan has substantial experience assisting clients in the life sciences industry resolve business disputes through pre-litigation counseling, mediation, arbitration and litigation.

Awards & Recognition

  • Professional Lawyer Of The Year, 2013, awarded by the New Jersey State Bar Association Commission for Professionalism in the Law
  • "Campeon De La Justica," 2012, awarded by Alianza, Rutgers School of Law, Camden

Notable Quotes

Credentials

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1993, J.D.
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 1990, B.A.

  • New Jersey

  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - District of New Jersey
  • All State Courts - New Jersey

  • Hispanic National Bar Association – Current Member
    • Health and Life Sciences Committee Co-Chair (2015 to present)
    • Elections Committee Co-Chair (2014 to 2015)
    • General Counsel (2013 to 2014)
    • Chair of the Personnel Committee (2007 to 2008 and 2010 to 2011)
    • Chair of the LGBT Section (2007 to 2008)
    • Region III (NJ) President (2005 to 2008)
  • Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey - Lifetime Member
    • President (2011 to 2012)
    • President-Elect (2010 to 2011)
    • Recording Secretary (2005 to 2006)
    • Membership Secretary (2004 to 2005)
  • New Jersey State Bar Association - Member
    • Nominating Committee - Chair (2015 to 2016)
    • Judicial & Prosecutorial Appointments Committee ("JPAC") - South Jersey Vice Chair (2014 to 2015)
  • New Jersey Law Firm Group - Chair (2004 to present)
    • The New Jersey Law Firm Group is a nonprofit corporation comprised of law firms, law schools, corporate legal departments, government agencies and public interest organizations that are committed to fostering diversity within the New Jersey legal profession.
  • Hispanic Lawyers Society of New York - Member (2011 to present)
  • LGBT Bar Association of Greater NY ("LeGal") - Member (2010 to 2012)

  • Honorable John E. Wallace, State Superior Court - New Jersey, Appellate Division

  • Spanish
  • English