Daniel C. Whalen


Daniel C. Whalen

Member, Since 2013


Daniel C. Whalen received his J.D. from UCLA law in 2019 and was admitted to the State Bar of California later that year. Daniel has worked at Engstrom, Lipscomb & Lack for seven years while he was studying for first his Masters of Public Administration and later his J.D. Daniel’s area of expertise is in Wild Fire litigation, which he has been working on since the 2014 Sayre fire. Since becoming a lawyer, Daniel has continued to work with victims of the recent fires.


  • UCLA School of Law, Los Angeles, CA, 2019, J.D.
  • Northeastern University, Boston, MA, 2016, M.P.A.
  • Northeastern University, Boston, MA, 2016, M.S.c.D.S
  • Northeastern University, Boston, MA, 2014, B.S.

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2019

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of California, Member

Notable Past Positions

Legislative Aid, Lord Thomas McAvoy, House of Lord, UK