Bar and Court Admissions:
U.S. District Court – Western District of Virginia, 1970.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit.
Princeton University (A.B., Cum Laude, 1967).
University of Virginia (J.D., 1970); Phi Alpha Delta.
Virginia Bar Association (Chairman, Young Lawyers Section, 1978; Member, Executive Committee, 1995-1998; Secretary 1998); Danville Bar Association; American Bar Association; Virginia Association of Defense attorneys (Member, Board of Directors, 1995-1997 and previously served as Regional Vice-President); and served on the Board of Directors and as President (2010-2011) of Lawyers Helping Lawyers (a statewide organization established by the Virginia State Bar and the Virginia Bar Association); Fellow, Virginia Law Foundation and American Bar Foundation.
Currently serves on the following community or state groups: Langhorne House, West Piedmont Workforce Investment Board (past chair), Chair of the Mary Jordan Scholarship Selection Committee, and the Dan River Region Community Foundation (former Chair). Mr. Daniel has served as President and/or Board Chairman of Danville Kiwanis Club, Danville Chapter of American Red Cross, Danville-Pittsylvania County United Way, Danville-Pittsylvania County Habitat for Humanity, Danville Museum of Fine Arts and The Womack Foundation. He has served as the Board of Directors of the Salvation Army of Danville and God's Storehouse, the Danville Science Center Foundation, and as Chair of the Southern Virginia Jefferson Scholar Selection Committee (University of Virginia).
Areas of Practice:
Civil Litigation; Workers' Compensation; Business and Corporate Law.
Mr. Daniel has been listed as one of the Best Lawyers of America for over two decades in the areas of civil litigation and workers' compensation, has received an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell for more than 40 years, has been listed as a Virginia Super Lawyer by Virginia Business Magazine in Civil Litigation and Defense and as a Top Lawyer in Virginia by the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Mr. Daniel has been a frequent lecturer for Virginia Continuing Legal Education (CLE) courses in Litigation Practices, Workers' Compensation and Commercial Litigation and at the Annual Seminar for the Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission.