Dan is a graduate of Augustana College (Ill.) and Drake University School of Law. He is admitted to practice in Illinois, Iowa and Arizona as well as the United States Courts of Appeals for the Sixth, Seventh and Ninth Circuits and United States District Courts for the District of Arizona, Central District of Illinois, and District of Connecticut.
Prior to moving to Phoenix, Dan was engaged in a corporate law and general litigation practice as a partner in a northern Illinois law firm. Dan now serves as counsel for the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), Joint Council 97 and Locals 2384 and 2960 representing the employees of Phoenix, Maricopa County and the State of Arizona. He is also counsel for Laborers International Union Local 1297.
Dan is a member of the American Bar Association (Labor and Employment Law Section) and a past co-chair of the ABA/EEOC Liaison Sub-Committee. He is also a member of the National Employment Lawyers Association, Arizona Employment Lawyers Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Iowa State Bar Association, and State Bar of Arizona. He has also written and lectured on topics related to current labor and employment law issues.
Labor and Employment Law
Honors & Awards
AV-Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
American Bar Association: Member, Section of Labor and Employment Law; Past Co-Chair, ABA/EEOC Liaison Sub-Committee
National Employment Lawyers Association
Arizona Employment Lawyers Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Iowa State Bar Association
State Bar of Arizona
U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois, 1979
U.S. Tax Court, 1982
U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 1991
U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 1991
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1995
U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 1996
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 1997
J.D., Drake University Law School, 1978
B.A., Augustana College, 1975