Daniel McFadden

Associate - Boston

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Dan McFadden represents clients in cases involving business torts, contract and insurance claims, and allegations of professional misconduct and malpractice. Dan has authored articles examining developing issues in federal civil procedure, First Amendment law, and defenses to government investigations.

Dan has extensive experience practicing in the state and federal courts of Massachusetts. In a recent federal jury trial in Massachusetts, he defended a multi-national law firm accused of illegally retaliating against a former associate attorney. He and other members of the trial team achieved a defense verdict on all counts. He has also tried consumer protection and product liability cases in Massachusetts federal court.

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  • Boston College Law School, J.D., summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, 2009
  • Cornell University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2001

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  • 2018 Pro Bono Mentor Award, Political Asylum/Immigration Representation (PAIR) Project
  • Super Lawyers Massachusetts Rising Star (2016, 2017) 
  • 2013 President’s Award, Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Boston College Law Review, Articles Editor
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  • Massachusetts

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals First Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims