Daniel Brown

Daniel Brown

Phone: 419-517-9090
Fax: 419-517-9091

Daniel Brown's practice focuses primarily in the areas of business transactions and corporate representation, real estate, intellectual property, and product manufacturing, transportation, and marketing activities, with particular emphasis on:

  • General representation of business clients in all corporate matters, including entity formation and governance, contract drafting and review, strategic relationships with customers, contractors, and suppliers, and general business advising and risk management;
  • Representation of business clients in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and corporate restructuring, as well as large engineering and construction projects;
  • Representation of inventors and business clients in intellectual property strategy, licensing, and trademark prosecution and enforcement;
  • Counseling and advising of commercial truck, rail, and/or marine transportation companies regarding compliance with applicable regulations and fleet management; and
  • Representation of business clients in commercial real estate transactions.


Dan graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Law (J.D., 2010) and Xavier University (B.S., Chemical Science; B.A., Spanish, 2007). Prior to joining Niehaus Kalas Hinshaw LTD, Dan served as in-house legal counsel to some of the country's most prevalent chemical, industrial, and manufacturing companies, including Marathon Petroleum Corporation, Ashland Inc., Valvoline LLC, and General Cable Corporation.

Dan is admitted to practice in Ohio. He is a member of the Toledo Bar Association and Ohio State Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Business Transactions
  • Corporate Representation
  • Real Estate
  • Intellectual Property
  • Product Manufacturing
  • Transportation