Dan Schrader is a seasoned trial attorney with over 30 years of experience litigating a variety of complex legal matters. Dan has tried numerous cases to verdict with a practice focus on professional liability, construction law, employment law and general liability.
Dan’s selected experience includes a jury trial defense verdict for an engineering professional in a commercial design case with the verdict affirmed on appeal. Dan tried a complex construction case to a defense verdict as the lead defense attorney with a resulting attorney’s fee award against the plaintiff that was affirmed on appeal. He also successfully tried an extensive business dissolution case to verdict that was affirmed on appeal with the California Supreme Court and United States Supreme Court denying review. He has litigated cases as diverse as False Claims Act violations to employment discrimination claims. Dan has obtained trial and arbitration verdicts in a number of other cases in jurisdictions throughout California.
Dan’s prior experience working his way through college and law school in the construction industry and restaurant business has greatly assisted in his working knowledge of the law when advising clients in those respective fields. He provides general counseling advice to professionals, contractors and businesses in risk management, contract negotiations and liability assessment. Dan is active in the Professional Liability Underwriting Society studying emerging trends in cyber liability and other professional risks.
A Wisconsin native, Dan is an avid Green Bay Packers fan and on weekends enjoys playing golf, doing his best not to ruin a good walk.