National Law Journal has named Dan one of the 10 most prominent litigators in Massachusetts. Best Lawyers, BTI, Lawdragon and Super Lawyers have listed him as a leading litigation lawyer in the United States. He is also ranked in Chambers USA and in the 2012 edition Dan earns considerable acclaim from clients, who note that he is “creative, fearless and remarkably efficient.”
Dan has authored numerous articles on distribution and franchising, antitrust, unfair competition, and a variety of other topics. He was the primary draftsman of the Massachusetts Antitrust Act. He has also been a frequent panelist, lecturer and chairperson of seminars and workshops related to antitrust, unfair trade practices, distribution and franchise litigation. He is the 19th president of the board of trustees of Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education (MCLE), which provides educational programs and reference materials for the Massachusetts legal community. Dan is a longtime MCLE volunteer and has been a member of the board since 2006.