Dan Himmelfarb

Washington D.C.

Dan Himmelfarb has argued dozens of cases in appellate courts across the country, including 12 in the US Supreme Court, and has filed briefs in many more. He has particular experience in the areas of torts, administrative law, criminal law, Indian law, constitutional law and statutory interpretation. Dan’s appellate work has earned him recognition in Chambers USA, The Legal 500 United States, The National Law Journal’s “Appellate Hot List,” The Best Lawyers in America and Washington DC Super Lawyers. He is co-author of two appellate treatises, Supreme Court Practice and Federal Appellate Practice. Before joining Mayer Brown, Dan served as an Assistant US Attorney in the Southern District of New York and then as an Assistant to the US Solicitor General. Dan graduated from Princeton University and Yale Law School, where he was a member of the Yale Law Journal, and then clerked for Judge J. Michael Luttig on the Fourth Circuit and Justice Clarence Thomas on the Supreme Court.

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