Vice President & Tax Counsel
As a trained tax attorney with significant experience in the areas of real estate and tax credit finance, Dan works directly with GBX Group investors and developer partners to structure and execute a variety of real estate and tax credit investments. During his tenure at GBX Group, Dan has been involved in the structuring and capitalization for dozens of transactions resulting in the deployment of hundreds of millions of dollars in tax-advantaged investments. He is a regular speaker on the topics of historic tax credit and opportunity zone investments.
Prior to joining GBX Group, Dan practiced as a tax attorney at Sigerman, Mills, Desberg & Kauntz Co., LPA, a boutique transactional law firm specializing in the structuring and execution of real estate transactions, including New Markets and Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit transactions. He also assisted clients in tax planning, compliance, and controversy with Federal and State tax authorities.
Dan is a member of the American Bar Association’s Section of Taxation, the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, and the Tax Club of Cleveland. He is also a founding member of the National Association for Opportunity Zone Investment.
Dan received his Master of Laws in Taxation from Northwestern University and his Juris Doctorate at Chicago-Kent College of Law. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Dan is admitted to practice law in Ohio and Illinois.