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Dan is a Practice Group Manager in Wiggin and Dana's Private Client Services Department in the New York office, where he oversees the daily operations and administration of the Department across 8 of the firm's 11 offices, managing a highly active team of several dozen legal professionals. Dan works closely with attorneys and key administrative teams to strengthen client relationships, identify and recommend process improvements, and monitors work allocation and assignments with attention given to attorney development and overall client satisfaction. Dan also partners with Marketing to identify new business opportunities and produce new business presentations and proposals. With a background in estate planning and probate administration, Dan brings a deep knowledge of the department's practices, clients, and capabilities to further our business development goals.

In addition, Dan is a co-Chair of the firm's DRIVE Pride ERG and active member in other diversity, equity and inclusion activities at the firm.

Modern families are complex and can consist of unmarried couples, married same-sex couples or couples in second marriages. These families may encounter unique estate planning challenges and may not always enjoy the same legal advantages, spousal rights, and tax benefits as others. For instance, couples who do not take the formal step of marriage under