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Daniel Brainard focuses his practice on insurance coverage and litigation matters pertaining to the financial services industry. He counsels insurers on policy matters pertaining to commercial crime, fidelity bonds, directors & officers liability, and professional liability errors & omissions. Mr. Brainard handles coverage analysis, disputes, monitoring, and litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Brainard worked for five years with a Midwest-based law firm’s insurance defense practice. During law school, he served as Editor for the Review of Intellectual Property Law, was a member of the Cardozo Entertainment Law Moot Court Team, and received the CALI “Excellence for the Future” award in Contracts. 


  • Illinois


  • The John Marshall Law School – J.D.
  • University of California, Riverside – B.A.



  • American Bar Association

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