100 King St W, Suite 1600, 1 First Cdn Pl, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 2008
Daniel is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Toronto office and leader of the firm's Advertising & Regulatory Group. He practises exclusively in the areas of advertising, marketing, and regulatory law. Daniel’s practice focuses primarily on contest design & review, automotive advertising, packaging & labelling, e-commerce law, and promotional copy review. He also advises clients on consumer protection law and the legal logistics of developing e-commerce platforms. A large part of Daniel’s practice involves advising on social media legal issues, including the design of targeted social media programs, drafting social media policies, and managing public relations concerns. Daniel is able to help his clients navigate a complex and constantly evolving landscape. He regularly works with clients’ legal and executive teams to manage risk and streamline processes related to their advertising and marketing procedures. He is a frequent speaker on social media and advertising law and was previously Adjunct Faculty at Osgoode Hall Law School. Daniel has been recognized in Chambers Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, and The Best Lawyers in Canada, and named an Acritas Star in 2018–2020. He was recognized as one of Lexpert’sRising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40 in 2020.