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DANIEL R. NOVACK

Dan Novack has been described as "an enterprising First Amendment attorney" by Vanity Fair and has been hung up on by the Justice Department's FOIA office . . . repeatedly.  

Dan is an experienced First Amendment attorney currently practicing in-house. He has also served as a consulting/co-producer for several documentaries produced by Makuhari Media, including: “Pelotero” (2012, Fusion), “Schooled: The Price of College Sports” (2013, EPIX), and “Doped: The Dirty Side of Sports” (2015, EPIX/BBC/Amazon Prime).

Dan has always held a deep fascination with journalism. Prior to practicing law, his news media experiences include running his high school newspaper and being run out of his high school newspaper. 

Full Resume

 

Education

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
Juris Doctor, 2011

WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS
B.A., Psychology, 2007

Activities & Affiliations

• New York State Bar Association Media Law Committee, Member
• New York City Bar Association Media Law Committee, Member
• Media Law Resource Center Model Reporter's Shield Law Task Force, Member

Dan is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey.