Who We Are / Associates

Daniel Flaherty

Tel: (212) 765-2100 ext. 13
Fax: (212) 765-8954

Mr. Flaherty joined Spivak Lipton as an associate in 2014.  He earned his J.D. from Boston University School of Law in 2011 and his undergraduate degree from Lafayette College, cum laude, in 2008.  Prior to joining the firm Mr. Flaherty was a benefits consultant with The Segal Company, where he provided compliance, actuarial, and strategic consulting services to union health, pension, and annuity funds.  While in law school, Mr. Flaherty served as the Administrative Editor of the Boston University Public Interest Law Journal, and was a law clerk at a union-side labor law firm in Boston, MA.  He was also a Peggy Browning Fellow in the Service Employees International Union’s legal department in Washington, D.C. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Flaherty was an organizer of home based child care providers with Child Care Providers United (SEIU/AFSCME).   Mr. Flaherty was raised in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and now lives in Brooklyn, New York.


  • State of New York
  • U.S. District Court, New York, Southern District
  • U.S. District Court, New York, Eastern District


  • Contributing Editor, How to Take a Case Before the NLRB (2015-present)

Speaking Engagements

  • "Employee Benefits Law," Peggy Browning Fund Workers' Rights Conference (Oct. 2014, 2015, 2016).”