Daniel-Charles (DC) Wolf - McDermott Will & Emery


Daniel-Charles (DC) Wolf focuses his practice on securities litigation, government investigations and complex business disputes. He represents clients in a variety of industries, including private equity, investment advisory, cryptocurrency, electric vehicles, technology and health care, among others.

DC has litigated bet-the-company corporate governance disputes and securities and shareholder lawsuits ranging from single-plaintiff cases to large class actions. He has helped fund managers, public companies, executives, attorneys and health-care professionals navigate sensitive government investigations. Additionally, he has litigated numerous complex business disputes involving M&A transactions, business partner separations, commercial agreements, vendor disputes and employee mobility and trade secrets.

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  • Represents a leading American inurance company in a securities class action concerning auto insurance claims frequency information
  • Represents CEO of large, privately held consumer goods company in complex corporate governance and shareholder litigation
  • Represents the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Voyager Digital Holdings, Inc., a publicly traded crypto company, in connection with an investigation of potential claims

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  • The Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America, Appellate Practice, Chicago, 2024
  • Illinois Super Lawyers, “Rising Star”, securities litigation, 2024


UCLA School of Law, JD, 2014
Tufts University, BA, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 2010

Colorado (inactive)

US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (Trial Bar)
US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
US District Court for the Western District of Washington
US District Court for the Eastern District of Washington