UP CLOSE: Daniel J. HealyReprints
Anderson Kill P.C.
PREVIOUS POSITION: Washington-based trial attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice tax division.
LOOKING FORWARD TO: The opportunity to grow the Washington-based office for Anderson Kill and working with our various clients and helping them maximize their insurance recovery.
GOALS FOR NEW POSITION: The health insurance industry is one of the fast-evolving areas. The goal is to grow the awareness of Anderson Kill representing employers against insurance companies with regard to health plans.
CHALLENGES FACING INDUSTRY: Right now the two big challenges from the coverage perspective are to evolve with the rapidly changing health care industry and cyber liability coverage, because so many businesses rely on technology.
FIRST INDUSTRY JOB: My first job out of law school was with Anderson Kill. Then I went to the Justice Department. And now I am back.
WHAT SURPRISED ME: How insurance is involved in every aspect of business and our economy.
ADVICE: Take any opportunity you have to work for the government as an attorney. It provides experience you can't get anywhere else.
OUTSIDE THE INDUSTRY, A DREAM JOB: Professional soccer player.
HOBBIES: I coach youth sports and play sports. I like to do crossword puzzles when I have the time. I like to ski, too.
WHEN I RETIRE: One of my children will be nearby so I can spend a lot of time with grandchildren.
FAVORITE BOOK: “The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay” by Michael Chabon.
FAVORITE MEAL: Steak, fries and a good dark beer.
BEST CITY: New York City.
ON A SATURDAY AFTERNOON: Coaching one of my children's sporting events.
THING MOST PEOPLE DON'T KNOW ABOUT ME: I am an Eagle Scout.