Attorney Daniel Edward Dugan

Attorney Daniel Edward Dugan

EDUCATION

New York Law School, New York, NY
Juris Doctor, May 2012

Honors: Dean’s Scholarship & Dean’s List Fall 2009
Activities: Center for Financial Services Law, Associate
Teaching Fellow, Academic Success Program
Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
Bachelor of Arts, Finance, Political Science, May 2009

Honors: Dean’s List, Fall 2006 and 2007
Presidential Merit Scholarship (half tuition, all semesters)
Activities: Varsity Lacrosse, NCAA Division 3, Captain
Peer Tutor, Economics and Spanish


 

EXPERIENCE

The Law Offices of Stewart Karlin, P.C., New York, NY
Associate; Law Clerk (8/2011- 11/2012) August 2011- Present
A boutique practice focusing in employment litigation, education and insurance law. Responsible for interviewing clients, drafting notices of claim, motions, discovery documents and appeal documents. My duties also include appearances and oral arguments in both state and federal court.

Board of Elections in the City of New York- Office of the General Counsel, New York, NY
Legal Intern, June 2011- September 2011
Legal research and writing of memos and position papers on election law and other topics relevant to agency operations. Assigned the primary responsibility of overseeing all candidate and objector filings for Kings County. This included organization of extensive files and review of petitions and cover sheets, presentation of any defective documents to the Election Commissioners, and defense of any findings in public hearings. Additionally, responsible for research and preparation of arguments and evidence to defend against challenges in both State and Federal Court.

The Honorable Arthur M. Schack, Brooklyn, NY
Judicial Extern, January 2011- May 2011
Justice Schack presides over Part 27 of the Kings County Supreme Court- Civil Division. My duties included attending motion hearings and trials, researching and drafting decisions, and reviewing orders, decisions and other writings that were produced in chambers.

Tsyngauz & Associates, P.C., New York, NY
Legal Intern May 2010- January 2011
A boutique law firm located in the Flatiron district with practice focused on a wide variety of commercial and real estate transactions and commercial, real estate and insurance litigation, including a heavy emphasis on property-rights related matters. My duties included research and drafting of litigation, discovery and appeal documents on a wide array of commercial and procedural issues.


 

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Citylax Inc., New York, NY Fall 2010-Present
Coach youth lacrosse players at clinics and tournaments throughout New York City. Organize and initiate fundraisers to support high school lacrosse programs.