Dan has practiced as an entertainment and commercial lawyer in both Australia and New Zealand. Dan currently holds practising certificates in both jurisdictions.
As a former professional musician, Dan has a particular passion for advising entertainment industry clients. Dan has been invited to guest lecture at Otago University, Going Global, YAMI (Youth & Adults in the Music Industry) and Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology and has written legal articles for NZ Musician magazine, Beat and Mixdown magazine, Speaker TV and Music Industry Inside Out. Dan's musical highlights include touring with the Who, topping independent music charts, and being nominated for APRA, AIR (Australian Independent Record Labels Association) and Rolling Stones awards.