Daniel W. Wayne

Daniel W. Wayne

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Real Estate Attorney in San Francisco, CA

Law Offices of Daniel W. Wayne
 | 44 Montgomery Street, Suite 3340
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 4156496203
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2017
Licensed Since: 2011
Practice Areas:
  • Real Estate: Consumer (80%),
  • General Litigation (20%)
Attorney Profile

Daniel Wayne is a San Francisco based tenant's rights lawyer. Daniel and his team at the Law Offices of Daniel W. Wayne are dedicated to assisting tenants throughout the Bay Area. Daniel has helped his tenant clients recover millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts. 

Mr. Wayne represents tenants who have been wrongfully evicted from their homes or forced to move due to a landlord's negligence, harassment, or failure to repair outstanding habitability defects. Unlike some firms that handle landlord/tenant work, the Law Offices of Daniel W. Wayne only represents tenants, never landlords. 

Originally from Seattle, Mr. Wayne attended the prestigious liberal arts school Whitman College, in Walla Walla, Washington, where he earned a degree in English. He then attended the University of Oregon for law school before moving to the Bay Area. Since law school Mr. Wayne has dedicated himself to public interest law. At the University of Oregon Mr. Wayne served on the Board for the school's Public Interest Board, and served as an intern with the Oregon Department of Justice's consumer protection division. Upon moving to San Francisco, Mr. Wayne embedded himself in the housing rights community through his work as an intern with the Eviction Defense Collaborative, and litigation contract attorney with the Eviction Defense Center in Oakland.  

Daniel continues to be active in the community. He is a member of the San Francisco Bar Association, the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, and Tenants Together and the Tenant Lawyer Network. Daniel is also a panel member of the Aids Legal Referral Panel, and volunteers with the San Francisco Tenant Union and Bar Association's Housing Project.

Daniel has a rating of 10/10 on Avvo.com, and has been named a Super Lawyers rising star in 2017 for the second year in a row. 

 

 

About Daniel Wayne

Admitted: 2011, California

Professional Webpage: http://www.wayne-law.com/about.html

Honors and Awards:

  • Award given to top 10% of volunteers, Outstanding Volunteer in Public Service, San Francisco Bar Association, 2014, Outstanding Volunteer, SF Bar Association, 2014
  • Recipient of award given to top 10% of volunteers for BASF's Justice and Diversity Center, Outstanding Volunteer in Public Service, San Francisco Bar Association, 2013
  • Award given to top 10% of volunteers, Outstanding Volunteer in Public Service, San Francisco Bar Association, 2012

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Justice and Diversity Center, Housing Negotiation Project volunteer, 2015
  • Justice and Diversity Center, Housing Negotiation Project volunteer attorney, 2014
  • Tenant Counselor at the San Francisco Tenants Union, 2014

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • Reynoso v. Wong: $575,000 Settlement on behalf of long-term disabled tenant who was constructively evicted from her San Francisco Apartment of 50 years., 2016
  • Confidential v. Confidential, $115,000 settlement for bedbug and other habitability issues, 2015
  • Confidential v. Confidential - eight plaintiff habitabiltiy lawsuit against residential landlord, resolved at mediation for $250,000., 2015
  • Confidential v. Confidential, Settlement: $70,000, Constructive Eviction from Illegal Unit, 2015
  • Confidential v. Confidential, Settlement: $75,000. Bedbug/Habitability lawsuit, 2015
  • Confidential v. Confidential, sewage flood lawsuit. Settlement: $72,000, 2014

Representative Clients:

  • Long term residential tenant in San Francisco - buy out negotiations with landlord Resident in SRO / Tenant Hotel in East Bay in lawsuit against resident's landlord for habitability defects Commercial Tenant - lease negotiation with prospective landlord Residential Tenant - eviction defense representation in unlawful detainer in San Francisco, 2015

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Educational Background:

  • Whitman College, B.A - English, 2005

Industry Groups

  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Tenant's Rights
  • Office Location for Daniel W. Wayne

    44 Montgomery Street
    Suite 3340
    San Francisco, CA 94104

     

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    Last Updated: 7/11/2017

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