Daniel A. Pallen, Esq., graduated from Boston College in 2002. Prior to attending law school at the Dickinson School of Law, he earned a Masters Degree from American University in Washington, DC. He earned his law degree from the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University in 2007 and became a member of the Pennsylvania Bar in the same year. Prior to joining The Benari Law Firm, Mr. Pallen formerly practiced civil litigation an associate with a insurance defense litigation firm in Blue Bell, PA. Prior thereto, Mr. Pallen had practiced law as a Public Defender in the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.
Mr. Pallen is a member of the Delaware, Montgomery, and Franklin County bar associations. He is also licensed to practice before the Third Circuit Court of Appeals and the
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Pallen is a designated "conflict counsel" for criminal cases arising in Delaware County. He has volunteered as a teacher with the Philadelphia Bar Association's "Advancing Civics Education Program." Mr. Pallen has also argued before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in Commonwealth v. Leidig, 598 Pa. 211, 956 A.2d 399 (2008),
Mr. Pallen's practice at The Benari Law Firm is 50/50 criminal and civil.
His specialties include: civil litigation, criminal defense, wills, appeals, and Federal Civil Rights litigation.