Daniel Moar concentrates his practice in commercial litigation, representing a broad range of clients, from Fortune 100 companies to small businesses and individuals. His experience includes complex and high-exposure commercial cases involving breach of contract, business torts, business valuation disputes, non-competition agreements, and intellectual property claims. He has also defended directors and officers of corporations in shareholder disputes involving mergers and acquisitions, and against claims alleging negligence, bad faith, and breach of fiduciary duty.
Dan was a Dean's List student at the Georgetown University Law Center and graduated summa cum laude from Canisius College. As a law student, Dan received a Public Service Award, was an editor of the American Criminal Law Review and served as Student Counsel for the Appellate Litigation Clinic. He has worked on numerous appeals, including arguing before the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit as part of his responsibilities with the Appellate Litigation Clinic.
Before joining Goldberg Segalla, Dan was a confidential law clerk to the Hon. John T. Elfvin and Hon. William M. Skretny of the United States District Court, Western District of New York.
•Canisius College Pre-Law Advisory Council
•Upstate New York Super Lawyers (Business Litigation)
•Confidential Law Clerk to the Hon. John T. Elfvin and Hon. William M. Skretny (W.D.N.Y.)
•Author, “Case Law From the Crypt: The Law of Halloween,” New York State Bar Association Journal, October 2011, Vol. 83, No. 8
•Co-Author, “Defining Limits on Right of Publicity for Student-Athletes,” Buffalo Law Journal, July 18, 2011
•Co-Author, “Taking Foreign Witness Depositions,” Minority Trial Lawyer, Fall 2010
•Co-Author, “Mixed-Motive Causation Under the Americans with Disabilities Act,” New York State Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Journal, Spring 2010
•Author, “Protecting Minority Shareholders in Close Corporation Valuation Proceedings, New York State Bar Association Journal, May 2009
•Author, Arbitrating Hate: Why Binding Arbitration of Discrimination Claims Is Appropriate for Union Members, Duquesne Business Law Journal, Spring 2008
Forty-Six Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Listed in 2014 Upstate New York Super Lawyers
August 11, 2014
Super Lawyers Names Nearly Three Quarters of Goldberg Segalla's Upstate New York Attorneys
August 19, 2013
Goldberg Segalla Names New Partners
Goldberg Segalla Exceeds Expectations for Recovery in Complex Fraudulent Conveyance Action
$13 Million Commercial Claim Efficiently Resolved
Quick Dismissal Achieved in $3.5 Million Lease Dispute Over Soap Opera Set
July 6, 2011
Sale of Leading Tire Recycling/Shredding Company
Complex Commercial Case Appellate Victory