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Godfrey & Kahn

780 North Water Street
Milwaukee, WI, 53202

Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 40%
    8 years
  2. Lawsuits & Disputes: 20%
    8 years
  3. White Collar Crime: 20%
    7 years
  4. Investment Fraud: 20%
    5 years

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  • John A. Birdsall

    I endorse this lawyer. I recommend Daniel Blinka to anyone who is looking for a competent and highly skilled attorney to help them resolve whatever matter that is at hand. I know him to provide the highest quality work in anything he takes part in.


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WIGood Standing200903/27/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Leading LawyersM Magazine2015
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015
Leading LawyerM Magazine2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2013
Rising StarSuperLawyers2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyGodfrey & Kahn S.C.2009 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of WisconsinBoard of Governors2015 - Present
Milwaukee Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, Litigation SectionN/A2009 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, Criminal Law SectionN/A2009 - Present
Milwaukee Young Lawyers AssociationPresident2009 - Present
Seventh Circuit Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Innocent SpouseN/A
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin, MadisonN/AJD - Juris Doctor2009
Brown UniversityAmerican HistoryMasters2004
University of Wisconsin, MadisonHistoryB.S.2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
American Bar Association, Litigation Section, Corporate Counsel CommitteeStrategy and Ethics in Mining the Internet and Social Media for Usable Evidence2014
Thomas E. Fairchild American Inn of CourtFirst 20 Days of a Lawsuit2011