Daniel Finney, Jr. named Attorney of the Month by industry magazine

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Attorney at Law Magazine | Daniel Finney | Finney Law Office, LLCWe have some big news at Finney Law Office, LLC: Daniel Finney, Jr. was recently selected by Attorney at Law Magazine as the “Attorney of the Month” in the Greater St. Louis edition.

The magazine featured Daniel Finney, Jr. in a five-page article, with his picture also on the front cover.

The issue, Vol. 2, No. 1, highlights Finney’s career, beginning with his choice to attend law school at St. Louis University.

The article follows Finney through his days at the St. Louis Circuit Court Attorney’s Office after law school, where he was immediately able to join the felony trial staff.

Although Daniel Finney, Jr. enjoyed being a prosecutor, he soon moved on. After interviewing at a few large firms, he saw he would not be happy summarizing depositions for someone else after he already had experience trying murder cases.

He decided to open his own firm, with his first civil trial case settling in 1985.

Throughout the feature, Finney describes his passion for litigation, thriving on the competitiveness and unpredictability of the job as a plaintiff attorney.

Another highlight of the article is Finney’s ethical stance. By running his own firm, he essentially has the opportunity to choose which cases he takes. He always wants to believe he’s on the right side of the dispute, factually and morally.

Near the end of the Attorney at Law Magazine piece, Finney analyzes the changing trends in legal marketing and growing implications of a web presence.

Among Daniel Finney, Jr.’s many honors and awards, he was named a 2011-2012 Super Lawyer, a National Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 Lawyer from 2008-2012, and a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Everyone at Finney Law Office, LLC is proud of Daniel Finney, Jr. and this honor, knowing he deserves the recognition for his hard work and dedication to the firm and his clients.

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About Daniel Finney

Daniel P. Finney Jr. specializes in serious litigation matters, particularly complex personal injury claims. He has over thirty years of experience as a litigator, having completed over 100 jury trials. Dan has obtained multimillion dollar verdicts or settlements in claims arising from truck accidents, medical negligence, product defects, fraud, auto accidents, accidental shooting, and inverse condemnation. The results of some of his trials have attracted national media attention, and with respect to protective firefighting equipment, have changed the way defective products are tracked and have resulted in product recalls. Dan collaborates with out-of-state attorneys to pursue claims in other jurisdictions. He has also been named a top 100 trial lawyer by the American Trial Lawyers Association. He has appeared on radio as an expert commentator on the topics of legal and medical malpractice and is a lifetime member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Dan is a member of the Missouri Bar Association, the American Association of Justice, the American Trial Lawyers Association, the St. Louis Bar Association, the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, the Lawyers Association, and the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America.

Dan is a lifelong St. Louis resident. He and his wife have seven children, two of whom are lawyers and one in law school. He has two grandchildren. Dan has served on the Board of Directors of various local charitable organizations. Dan has spent many, many hours coaching his kids in soccer, basketball, and baseball. He is a history buff and plays the guitar and fiddle poorly. Daniel Finney's Google+ Profile

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