Dan Guarnera joined Kellogg Hansen as an associate in 2015. He represents clients at the trial and appellate levels, as well as in government investigations. He has litigated cases involving a broad range of subject matter, including antitrust, consumer-protection law, intellectual property, and the First Amendment.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Guarnera was a law clerk to the Honorable Diane S. Sykes on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Before law school he served as director of government relations for the national trade association of drug addiction treatment professionals.
Mr. Guarnera studied law at the University of Virginia School of Law and business administration at the Darden School of Business. He holds bachelor’s degrees from American University in Political Science and French/European Studies.
Bombardier Recreational Products, Inc. v. Arctic Cat, Inc., No. 17-1645 (U.S. Supreme Court) – Drafted brief for Amicus Curiae High Tech Inventors Alliance in support of petitioners.
Regents of the University of Minnesota v. LSI Corporation, No. 18-1559 (Federal Circuit) – Drafted brief for Amici Curiae including the Computer & Communications Industry Association and the High Tech Inventors Alliance in support of appellees.
Oil States Energy Services, LLC v. Greene’s Energy Group, LLC, No. 16-712 (U.S. Supreme Court) – Drafted brief for Amicus Curiae the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers in support of respondents.
In re Cray, No. 17-129 (Federal Circuit Court of Appeals) – Drafted brief for Amicus Curiae the High Tech Inventors Alliance in support of petitioner.
Charter Advanced Services (MN), LLC v. Lange, No. 17-2290 (Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals) – Drafted brief for Amici Curiae USTelecom, AT&T, and Verizon in support of plaintiffs-appellees.
A Fatally Flawed Proxy: The Role of “Intended Loss” in the U.S. Sentencing Guidelines for Fraud, 81 Missouri Law Review 715 (2016)
Reply to Prof. Bowman’s “Loss” Revisited, 82 Missouri Law Review 33 (2017)
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2014
- Order of the Coif
- Editorial Board, Virginia Law Review
Darden School of Business, M.B.A., 2014
- Faculty Award for Academic Excellence
American University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2007
- Phi Beta Kappa
Law Clerk, Judge Diane S. Sykes, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 2014-2015
Special Counsel, U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, 2017