Daniel J. McGlynn

Daniel J. McGlynn

Founding Partner
Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Since his admission to the bar in 1985, Danny McGlynn has developed an expertise in automobile, industrial and maritime accidents, product liability, medical malpractice and pharmaceutical and drug side effect cases. He has also been consulted on medical malpractice cases in the United Kingdom, Canada and Israel.

Danny is a frequent lecturer for LSU and Southern University law schools, the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Louisiana Trial Lawyers' Association and the Baton Rouge Bar Association. He has also lectured extensively at seminars across the country involving trial, litigation and medical malpractice issues.

In addition to his significant legal pursuits, including numerous large trial verdicts in jurisdictions across the country, Danny is actively involved in the Baton Rouge Bar Association and the Baton Rouge Downtown Development District and Mid-City Redevelopment Alliance.

Areas of Practice

  • Automobile Accidents
  • Industrial and Maritime Accidents
  • Product Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Pharmaceutical and Drug Side Effect

Certified Legal Specialties

  • American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys, ABA, 2002

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1995


  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D.
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
    • B.A.
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: English Literature


  • Lecturer, LSU
  • Lecturer, Southern University
  • Lecturer, Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Louisiana Trial Lawyers' Association
  • Lecturer, Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • Seminars, Trial, Litigation and Medical Malpractice Issues

Honors and Awards

  • Baton Rouge Jr. Chamber of Commerce-Outstanding Young Man, 1997 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Society for the Preservation of Historical Louisiana, Board Member, 2002 - Present
  • American Trial Lawyer's Association, Member
  • Louisiana Trial Lawyer's Association, Member
  • The Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association, Member
  • Baton Rouge Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Mayors "Can-Do" Council
  • Baton Rouge Downtown Development District and Mid-City Redevelopment Alliance

Past Employment Positions

  • Preis, Kraft, Laborde & Daigle, Attorney, 1985 - 1988
  • Self-Employed, Managing Partner, 1988 - Present