Dan’s practice encompasses structuring, negotiating, and documenting business deals and investment transactions throughout the United States and around the world. This includes federal, state, and international tax planning, corporate mergers, acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, partnerships and S corporations. Dan has particular experience with international tax planning and compliance, including extensive experience as counsel to taxpayers with respect to the recent IRS offshore initiative. Dan has experience assisting clients with tax issues relating to intellectual property assets. Dan also assists clients in tax audits and appeals.
In addition to tax work, Dan represents a variety of business entities, particularly entrepreneurial businesses, private investment funds, and family office investors, in general corporate matters, investment and financing transactions, private securities offerings, and mergers and acquisitions. Dan helped to establish VentureGeeks – Israel’s first privately funded start-up accelerator.
Dan is an adjunct professor at The University of Connecticut School of Law. He serves in leadership on international tax, M&A, and joint venture committees for the American Bar Association and the Connecticut Bar Association. He has written many articles and spoken before many professional organizations. Among others, Dan has been featured on The New York Times, National Public Radio, Standard Federal Tax Reports, Hartford Business Journal, and Tax Notes International.
University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D.
Certificate in Taxation
University of Connecticut, B.A.
summa cum laude
Rogin Nassau, LLC
Day Pitney LLP
Brenner, Saltzman & Wallman LLP
Law Clerk (2002-2004)
American Bar Association, Fellow
American Bar Association, Section of International Law Vice Chair; International Tax Committee; International M&A Joint Venture Committee; Section of Taxation, Member; Business Law Section, Member
Connecticut Bar Foundation, James W. Cooper Fellow
Connecticut Bar Association, Tax Section Executive Committee, Chair; International Tax Subcommittee, Chair
Connecticut Technology Council, Board of Directors (2015-Present)
Tax Club of Hartford (former)
UConn Ventures, Board of Directors, Member (former)
Honors & Awards
Hartford Business Journal, 40 Under Forty, (2015)
Super Lawyers, Connecticut (2013-2017), Rising Star (2009-2012)
Connecticut Law Tribune, New Leaders in the Law (2012)
Charitable & Civic Involvement
Chair, Solomon Society, Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford
Stafford Publications, Inc., Tax Law Advisory Board