Daniel is an attorney practicing primarily in the areas of patent prosecution and intellectual property counseling. He has experience in many aspects of patent prosecution in technology areas ranging from the chemical arts, including industrial gas processing and confectionery products, to the mechanical arts, including medical devices and automotive technology.
Daniel received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and a B.S. in Biological Sciences from the Missouri University of Science and Technology. After completing his undergraduate work, Daniel worked as a chemical engineer at Archer Daniels Midland Company where he managed various refinery processes.
Daniel studied law at Chicago-Kent College of Law. While pursuing his legal education, Daniel was a fellow with the Chicago Intellectual Property Colloquium, an Executive Articles Editor for the Chicago Kent Journal of Intellectual Property and held various positions with the Intellectual Property Law Society. During law school, Daniel worked as a patent agent at a patent boutique firm in Chicago. During his third year of law school, Daniel worked as a judicial extern for The Honorable Amy St. Eve in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
Prior to joining McCracken & Gillen, Daniel worked as an attorney at a patent boutique where he specialized in patent prosecution.
J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law
B.S., Chemical Engineering, B.S., Biological Sciences, Missouri University of Science and Technology
State of Illinois
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office