Dan primarily represents emerging growth companies at all stages of development and the venture capital firms, private equity firms and strategic investors that finance such companies.
His work with companies spans the entire corporate life cycle, including strategic decisions and coaching prior to incorporation, general corporate representation and counseling, venture capital financings, commercial transactions, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions and public offerings. Over the course of his career, Dan has provided legal and strategic advice to companies, investors, buyers and sellers in hundreds of venture capital and M&A transactions, having a total value in excess of $10 billion.
Dan’s clients have been funded by investors such as Mayfield Fund, Kleiner Perkins, Redpoint Ventures, First Round Capital, GGV Capital, Lightspeed Ventures, BAM Ventures, Wavemaker, Y-Combinator, 500 Startups, Idealab, Mucker, Science and TechStars.
Dan’s experience spans a wide range of industries, including:
- Consumer Internet
- Digital media
- Software as a service
- Video games
- Consumer products
- Virtual reality
Dan also serves as Co-Chair of the firm's Diversity Initiative.
Before Fox Rothschild
Prior to joining Fox Rothschild, Dan was a partner at a Los Angeles law firm. He was previously an attorney in the Los Angeles office of two international law firms, and also worked in mergers and acquisitions at a global investment bank.
Beyond Fox Rothschild
Dan was selected to the 2020 Class of Fellows for the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD), which consists of more than 320 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners who are committed to creating a more diverse and inclusive legal profession.
Honors & Awards
- Named to the list of "Most Influential Minority Attorneys" by the Los Angeles Business Journal (2019)