As a member of the Casualty Department, Dan defends cases involving premises, retail, construction and transportation matters. He has represented numerous department stores and grocery markets involved in premises liability matters.
A trial attorney with 20 years of litigation experience, Dan has tried numerous civil cases to verdict in the state and federal courts in Pennsylvania. His extensive experience with construction management experts as well as medical and vocational experts has allowed him to significantly reduce settlement damages in multiple product liability matters and constructions claims.
Dan began his law career in 1994 working for a defense litigation firm in Philadelphia. He joined Marshall Dennehey in 1997 and was elected shareholder in 2001. Dan has continued to focus his practice entirely on the defense of individuals and business entities in civil litigation matters.
•Landowner Liability For Third Party Criminal Acts, CLE Presentation for PBI, December 2005
•Defending The Automobile Injury Case, Presented for The Institute of Paralegal Education, June 23, 2004
•Tuning Out The Siren Song Of Sales Displays, Defense Digest, Vol. 13, No. 4, December 2007
•The Pennsylvania Superior Court Invalidates Rule 212.2 Sanctions, Defense Digest, Vol. 8, No. 4, December 2002
•Plaintiff in Products Liability Suit Permitted To Introduce Evidence Of Subsequent Design Change, The Journal of the Allegheny County Bar Association, March 9, 2001 and Defense Digest, Vol. 6, No. 6, December 2000
Honors & Awards
•BV Distinguished Rating by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell
•Pennsylvania Super Lawyer Rising Star, 2005
Year Joined Organization: 1997