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Daniel L. Weiss is an Of Counsel in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Los Angeles office. He is an accomplished litigator with substantial experience handling general litigation, class action, white-collar defense and investigation, crisis management, employment and sports law matters.
Mr. Weiss has represented clients, both plaintiffs and defendants, in numerous jurisdictions in high-stakes cases. Mr. Weiss has litigated in federal, state and territorial courts throughout the United States, as well as before several arbitration organizations. Mr. Weiss has participated in more than a dozen trials, arbitrations and administrative proceedings.
Mr. Weiss co-authored the chapter on the Consumers Legal Remedies Act in California Civil Procedure Before Trial: Claims and Defenses (The Rutter Group). Mr. Weiss also co-authored the White Collar Criminal Law chapter in the Chief Executive Legal Guide and the article “Corporate Miranda Warnings: Defining Your Role and Avoiding Pitfalls in Internal Company Investigations,” which appeared in the American Bar Association’s Litigation Journal.
Mr. Weiss is a member of the American Bar Association’s Section of Litigation. Mr. Weiss is also a member of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Sports Lawyers Association. Mr. Weiss serves on the Board of Directors of the Valley Jewish Community Center and is a Regional Board Member for the Anti-Defamation League, where he was also the former chair of the Legal Advisory Committee.
Mr. Weiss served as a law clerk to the Honorable Virginia A. Phillips in the U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Riverside, from 2005 to 2006.
Mr. Weiss earned a law degree in 2005 from the University of Southern California, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif and served as Executive Notes Editor of the Southern California Law Review, which published his note, “California Inequitable Parole System: A Proposal to Reestablish Fairness.” He graduated magna cum laude in 2002 from the University of Arizona with a B.S. degree in Marketing.
Mr. Weiss is admitted to practice law in the State of California.
University of Southern California - 2005 Juris Doctor
University of Arizona - 2002 Bachelor of Science