Daniel P. Harris is an associate in the New York office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He is a member of Gibson Dunn’s Litigation Practice Group.
Mr. Harris regularly represents clients, including major multinational corporations, in white collar defense and investigations, with a focus on anti-corruption compliance. His practice includes assessing corruption risks; designing and assessing programs, policies, procedures, and training to ensure compliance with the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the U.K. Bribery Act, and other countries’ anti-corruption laws; and advising on transactional consequences of anti-corruption issues. He frequently participates in internal and governmental investigations, including coordinating and conducting site visits, document review, and interviews; working with in-house and outside audit, legal, and compliance teams; preparing presentations, reports, and document productions; and designing remediation measures. Mr. Harris also participated extensively in multiple FCPA compliance monitorships of multinational corporations pursuant to settlement agreements with U.S. authorities.
Mr. Harris also represents pro bono clients in civil, criminal, and immigration matters. He has received two Commitment to Justice Awards from Her Justice, a non-profit organization that serves women living in poverty in New York, for his representation of victims of domestic violence in immigration matters.
Mr. Harris earned his Juris Doctor in 2010 from Columbia Law School, where he was Executive Editor of the Science and Technology Law Review and a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Foreign Languages summa cum laude from West Virginia University in 2007. He speaks Portuguese and Spanish.
Mr. Harris is admitted to practice in the State of New York and before the United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of New York.
Co-Author, “Coerced Corporate Social Responsibility and the FCPA,” The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Business Crime 2016, October 2015.
Columbia University - 2010 Juris Doctor
West Virginia University - 2007 Bachelor of Arts
New York Bar