Daniel H. Gaynor

Practice Areas

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Intellectual Property and Trade Secrets
  • Class and Collective Action Litigation
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Privacy Litigation and Compliance


Education

Vanderbilt University

  • J.D. 2014
  • Vanderbilt Moot Court Executive Board
  • Dean’s List
  • Dean’s Scholarship Recipient
  • Research Asst. to Vanderbilt University Law School Professor

Belmont University

  • B.Mus. 2011, cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Georgia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • Georgia Supreme Court and Court of Appeals

Daniel H. Gaynor

Daniel Gaynor represents and counsels businesses in a variety of matters, including: complex commercial litigation, appellate litigation, employment litigation and intellectual property and trade secret matters.  Daniel also has extensive experience litigating class-action lawsuits, employment-related disputes, and complaints alleging violations of various consumer protection statutes, as well as litigating contractual disputes and business torts, including claims of unfair competition, theft of trade secrets, and interference with business relations.  Daniel has represented banks, alternative lenders, telecommunications providers and chemical companies (among others) in federal and state courts throughout the country.

Prior to entering private practice, Daniel attended Vanderbilt University Law School, where he was a member of the Moot Court Executive Board.  Daniel also participated in the intellectual property clinic, where he advised and counseled clients regarding various intellectual property issues under the supervision of a Vanderbilt University Law School professor.  Prior to law school, Daniel graduated cum laude from Belmont University with a bachelor’s degree in music.

  • Representing telecommunications company against lawsuits in multiple jurisdictions alleging violations of various consumer-protection statutes including the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act and Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act.
  • Obtained nationwide injunction prohibiting client’s largest competitor from engaging in various types of unfair competition.
  • Represented conglomerate of consumer-lending companies in high-stakes business-tort litigation in Texas and Georgia.
  • Successfully prosecuted claims under the Lanham Act and analogous state laws, obtaining compensation for clients and agreement from defendants not to use clients’ trademarks in the future.
  • Represented global chemical company in toxic-tort litigation.
  • Greg Land, Injunction Bars TitleMax from DMV Records, Rivals’ Stores, Fulton County Daily Report, June 10, 2015
  • Greg Land, Greenberg Traurig is Disqualified in 2 TitleMax Suits, Fulton County Daily Report, March 24, 2015
  • Aebra Coe, Greenberg Traurig DQ’d For Conflict In Auto Title Loan Row, Law360, March 4, 2015