Executive VP and Chief Investment Officer, Law Finance Group
Dan is an experienced attorney with a strong background in appellate law. Immediately prior to joining LFG in 2011, Daniel served as a supervising Staff Attorney at the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, leading a team of 10-15 other Staff Attorneys. Daniel went to the Ninth Circuit after working in private practice at Townsend & Townsend & Crew LLP (now Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP) and Gunderson Dettmer LLP. Daniel earned his law degree from Stanford Law School, where he was a member of Stanford’s Technology Law Review. He earned his undergraduate degree summa cum laude in Philosophy from Dartmouth College, where he won the Francis W. Gramlich Philosophy Prize. Daniel is an avid fan of music – he once participated in the world’s largest (at the time) marimba ensemble, and in college he played the drums in a Grateful Dead cover band.