Dan has served as outside counsel to business organizations in the renewable energy, healthcare, facility service, and hospitality sectors. He also has represented lawyers charged with contempt of court or matters before the disciplinary counsel.
Prior to joining Duffy & Sweeney, Dan spent eight years at a government relations and strategic consulting firm; he is known for researching and developing public affairs strategy and public policy initiatives that protect clients’ interests and, ultimately, impact their bottom lines.
Dan was first elected — at age 20 — to the Rhode Island Senate in 1996 and served until January of 2011. In 2008, he was elected by his colleagues to serve as Senate Majority Leader. He is a visiting lecturer in strategic management at Providence College.
He is admitted to practice law in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, and is a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States.