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Daniel J. McGlynn
  • Founding Partner


Baton Rouge, LA



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. Danny has been 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 at seminars across the country involving trial, litigation, pharmaceutical claims and medical malpractice issues.

Regarding his extensive litigation practice across the country, Danny has been lead counsel in cases tried before juries in Philadelphia, Pa., Bronx, New York, Richmond, Va., Baltimore, Md., San Francisco, Ca., Jackson, Ms., Akron, Ohio, Springfield, Ma., Kuai, Hi., Tucson, Az., West Chester, Pa., Birmingham, Al. and  Huntsville, Al. He has also been admitted to practice pro hac vice in the following states and jurisdictions: Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania,  South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, and Washington D.C.

In addition to his significant legal pursuits, including numerous large trial verdicts in jurisdictions across the country, Danny is actively involved locally 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

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
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2011


  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D.
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
    • 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
  • Lecturer, American Association for Justice
  • Seminars, Trial, Litigation and Medical Malpractice Issues

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Society for the Preservation of Historical Louisiana, Board Member, 2002
  • 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 to 1988
  • Self-Employed, Managing Partner, 1988