Alan D. Danz

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Cooper City, FL

Danz Law, PLLC
 | 11011 Sheridan Street, Suite 314
Cooper City, FL 33026
Phone: 954-530-9245
Fax: 954-616-5738
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1992
Practice Areas:
  • Employment Litigation: Defense (80%),
  • Business Litigation (20%)
Attorney Profile

As the founder and managing partner of Danz Law, PLLC, in Cooper City, Florida, attorney Alan D. Danz has led a long and successful career serving as counsel to employers in a variety of industries, assisting them with all of their serious and complex legal challenges involving employment and labor law.

Before entering the legal profession, Mr. Danz earned a Ph.D. in auditory physiology and vestibular disorder from Purdue University, and he created what became one of the nation's largest hearing health care companies. After selling his business, Mr. Danz was able to pursue his dreams of becoming a trial attorney, and he attended the University of Miami School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor cum laude in 1991.

The Florida Bar admitted him to practice the following year, and Mr. Danz also practices before the U.S. District Courts for the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

During his time as an attorney, Mr. Danz has served as outside counsel and litigation consultant to a number of large corporations and public sector employers. Along with providing counsel to employers to help mitigate their risks and exposure to liability claims, he has successfully defended his clients in a wide range of serious employment-related disputes involving discrimination, harassment and other serious matters before various state and federal regulatory and administrative agencies.

In addition to maintaining a successful litigation practice, Mr. Danz is also certified as a circuit court mediator by the Florida Supreme Court, and he has helped negotiate fair settlements and resolve his clients' conflicts without the need for expensive, time-consuming court battles. He also lectures extensively throughout his region and across the country on a variety of legal topics related to employment and labor law.

Recognized for his impeccable professionalism and exceptional legal skills, Mr. Danz holds an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell, and Florida Trend magazine voted him among the state's Legal Elite from 2013 to 2015. He is highly active in his legal community as evidenced by his memberships with several local, state and national bar associations and professional legal organizations.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Employment Litigation (80%): Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer

Business Litigation (20%): Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements

Focus Areas

Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer, Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 4 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2018

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About Alan Danz

Admitted: 1992, Florida

Professional Webpage: https://www.danzlaw.net/About/Alan-D-Danz.shtml

Honors/Awards:

  • AVVO, Member
  • Super Lawyer, 2014-present
  • Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite, 2013-present 
  • AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • Florida Lawyers Network, Past President 
  • Broward County Bar Association, Board of Governors 
  • International Network of Boutique Law Firms, Member
  • Florida Bar, Member
  • Baudhuin School of Nova Southeastern University, Board of Governors, 1991 - 2000
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Speaker, Sexual Harassment in the Workplace, Paralegal Association of Florida, Inc.
  • Speaker, Right to Privacy in the Public-Sector Workplace; Employer Security Interests vs. Privacy Interest of Employees, Florida Public Employer Labor Relations Association
  • Instructor, Family & Medical Leave Act, South Florida Compensation & Benefits Association
  • Instructor, Americans with Disabilities Act, Broward County
  • University of Miami Inter-American Law Review, Associate Editor, 1990 - 1991, University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • Cox v. WIOD, et al. (FL 4th DCA 2000)

Educational Background:

  • Queens College, Flushing, New York, B.A., Honors: cum laude
  • University of Maryland, M.A., Major: Audiology
  • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, Ph.D., Honors: With Honors, Major: Auditory Physiology, Major: Vestibular Disorders

Industry Groups

  • INBLF; Florida Lawyers Network
Find Me Online
Website - www.danzlaw.net
Office Location for Alan D. Danz

11011 Sheridan Street
Suite 314
Cooper City, FL 33026

Phone: 954-530-9245

Fax: 954-616-5738

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Last Updated: 10/24/2018

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