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, consumer protection statutes, and intellectual property claims. He has 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. In addition, Dan has advised clients in the food and beverage industry in a variety of legal areas, including resolving disputes over franchise and distribution agreements, and addressing intellectual property issues.
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.
•Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating: AV Preeminent
•Upstate New York Super Lawyers, 2013-2016
•Confidential Law Clerk to the Hon. John T. Elfvin and Hon. William M. Skretny (W.D.N.Y.)
•Canisius College Pre-Law Advisory Council
•Goldberg Segalla Names New Partners
•Appellate Reversal Saves Law Firm Client From Improper Sanctions
March 20, 2013
•Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Named 2016 Upstate New York Super Lawyers
August 15, 2016
•Goldberg Segalla Again Ranked a Top Firm by Chambers and Partners
June 23, 2016
•Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Listed in 2015 Upstate New York Super Lawyers
August 21, 2015
•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
•Quoted in Panel Cautions Judge, Revives Foreclosure Proceeding, New York Law Journal, March 22, 2013
•Quoted in Judge Sanctions Bank, Law Firm in Foreclosure Case, New York Law Journal, December 28, 2011