Dan specializes in finding solutions to complex cases. Dan has extensive experience in employment law, civil rights litigation,
civil appeals, utilities law, education law, and banking. He was a founding partner of the firm Simons, Cuddy
& Friedman, LLP and has been practicing law for more than 40 years. Dan is a founding member of The Simons
Firm LLP. Dan represented the State of New Mexico in the United States Supreme Court in a tax case and secured
a recovery of $277,000,000. United States v. New Mexico, 455 U.S. 720 (1982). He is a talented actor and active
in New Mexico’s arts community.