DAN SCHNEIDER is an associate attorney at Edelson PC, where his practice focuses on plaintiff’s-side class and mass action litigation. He represents former college and high school athletes suffering from the harmful effects of head injuries. Dan also protects the rights of consumers under state laws like the Biometric Information Privacy Act and federal laws like the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Dan worked as a freelance journalist in the Boston area covering economics, activism, and music in the Boston area. His work has appeared in the Atlantic and the Boston Globe, among other outlets. Dan received his J.D. summa cum laude from the University of Wisconsin, where he served as an Articles Editor for the Wisconsin Law Review. During law school, Dan served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Judge Charles N. Clevert, Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, and later for Justice Ann Walsh Bradley of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
Awards and Honors:
- George Laikin Award, Best General Interest Law Review Article in the Wisconsin Law Review, University of Wisconsin (2017)
- Joseph Davies Award for Outstanding Law Review Participation, University of Wisconsin (2016)
- Daniel Schneider, Comment, Decency, Evolved: The Eighth Amendment Right to Transition In Prison, 683 Wis. L. Rev. 834 (2016).