J.D., magna cum laude, Georgetown University Law Center, 2008
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2003
B.A., magna cum laude, Brown University, 1996
District of Columbia
Daniel N. Lerman, Partner
Daniel N. Lerman is an appellate and trial litigator. He has briefed a wide range of cases in the Supreme Court of the United States, including American Trucking Associations, Inc., v. City of Los Angeles, 133 S. Ct. 2096 (2013), a federal preemption case that he argued and won.
Dan graduated in 2008 from the Georgetown University Law Center, where he was an editor on the Georgetown Law Journal and the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship. He then served as a law clerk to the Honorable William C. Bryson of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and to the Honorable David S. Tatel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Before law school Dan worked as a Science & Health Policy Analyst at the National Institutes of Health. He received a Ph.D. in biology from the University of Chicago (with funding from the National Science Foundation and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute), and a B.A. from Brown University, where he majored in biology and religious studies.