Daniel T. Menken - McDermott Will & Emery


Daniel (Dan) T. Menken focuses his practice on corporate and commercial litigation matters involving mergers and acquisitions, fiduciary duties, corporate governance and control, commercial contracts, advancement and indemnification, appraisals, and books and records demands.  He has experience representing clients’ interests before the Delaware Court of Chancery, the Delaware Superior Court Complex Commercial Litigation Division, the Delaware Supreme Court, and the US District Court for the District of Delaware.

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  • Represented a US health insurance provider in its successful application for a preliminary injunction enjoining its counterparty’s termination of a multi-billion dollar merger transaction, as well as in the post-termination damages trial and successful appeal upholding the trial court’s damages decision*
  • Represented subsidiaries of a major Canadian pension fund in their successful application for a TRO enjoining their co-investor’s sale of its ownership interest in a Texas utility company, as well as in the expedited trial and successful expedited appeal reversing the trial court’s decision*
  • Represented a multi-billion dollar asset management firm in expedited stockholder class action litigation challenging a merger transaction, resulting in a post-trial opinion one month after the litigation was filed*

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Wake Forest University School of Law, JD, 2016
Colgate University, BA, 2011

US District Court for the District of Delaware