Daniel is Technology Sector Lead.
He represents companies in domestic and cross-border M&A transactions. He has extensive experience advising clients on corporate governance and fiduciary duty matters.
Daniel has lived and worked in Silicon Valley for the past 25 years.


Representative matters

SAP in the sale of Qualtrics to Silver Lake ($12.5 Billion).

Hitachi in its acquisitions of GlobalLogic ($9.5 billion), Pentaho and REAN Cloud.

Hitachi Energy in its acquisition of eks Energy.

NIC in its sale to Tyler Technologies ($2.3 billion).


  • Corporate/M&A - California: San Francisco, Silicon Valley & Surrounds, Chambers USA, 2019-2023
  • MVP – Technology, Law360, 2017
  • Top 100 Lawyers in California, Daily Journal, 2012 and 2016



California, 1995


B.A., Economics, University of Michigan, 1984, Phi Beta Kappa
J.D., New York University School of Law, 1989, New York University Law Review
A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.