Primary Office: Phoenix, AZ
Dan concentrates his practice in the area of civil litigation. He is regularly involved in the investigation andtrial of complex insurance defense, SIU, personal injury, professional malpractice, construction, and commercial disputes. Dan formerly was the Senior Attorney for Commercial Litigation for The Greyhound Corporation (now known as Viad). In this capacity, he supervised and participated in commercial litigation for The Greyhound Corporation and its subsidiaries nationwide. This experience led to the design and implementation of the corporate document retention policy and also involved participation in various preventative law programs. Dan was also a partner in O’Connor, Cavanagh, Andersen, Westover, Killingsworth & Beshears.
As a result of his experience concerning preventative law issues, Dan has lectured nationwide on issues regarding the design and implementation of document retention programs, as well as issues concerning disclosure obligations under state and federal law and spoliation of evidence. He also acts as an arbitrator/mediator in civil litigation matters. He is a member of the ADR Section of the Maricopa County Bar Association.
Dan is a member of the State Bar of Arizona, the Nebraska State Bar Association and the Maricopa County Bar Association. He is a member of the Arizona Association of Defense Counsel and is an Associate Member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). He is also a Certified Litigation Management Professional through the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM).
Dan has been married to Kathy since 1976 and they have two sons, Alex and Andy, and two wonderful daughters-in-law, Melissa and Ashley. They also have four grandchildren, Wyatt, Casey, Cole and Kora, and two bulldogs, Daisy and Violet.