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Daniel Nowicki is a senior associate in the Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, and practices in the firm’s Litigation Department. He represents clients across a variety of industries in high-stakes trial and appellate matters, and has secured victories for his clients before all levels of the federal court system—from district courts to the Supreme Court—and in numerous state courts. Daniel also served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the Central District of California, where he was lead trial counsel on various criminal matters.
Daniel has been recognized in the 2023 and 2024 editions of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America for Criminal Defense: White-Collar.
Daniel’s representative matters include:
Before joining the firm, Daniel clerked for the Honorable Diarmuid F. O’Scannlain of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Portland, Oregon.
He graduated magna cum laude from New York University School of Law in 2014 and was elected to membership in Order of the Coif. During law school, he was a Butler, Pomeroy, and Furman Scholar, and a Judge John J. Galgay fellow in Bankruptcy and Reorganization Law. Daniel interned during law school for the Honorable Judge John. G. Koeltl of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, and for the Honorable Judge Sean H. Lane of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. He earned a Bachelor of Arts, with high honors, from the University of California, Berkeley in 2010, where he was Battalion Commanding Officer of the Navy Reserve Officer Training Corps Battalion.
Daniel is admitted to practice law in the State of California.
New York University - 2014 Juris Doctor
University of California - Berkeley - 2010 Bachelor of Arts