Daniel S. Lenz

Shareholder and Attorney

Phone Number: (608) 282-6200

Practice Areas: Criminal Defense, Personal Injury and Accidents, Social Security and Supplemental Security Income, Workers Compensation, Civil Litigation, Labor and Employment, Civil Rights and Discrimination, Consumer Law



Dan Lenz has experience in civil litigation, labor and employment matters and in handling criminal defense cases. Prior to joining Lawton & Cates, worked as an Intern for the Vilas County District Attorney's Office and gained experience conducting court and jury trials, arguing motions before the court and performing research, pleadings and motions. Other experiences include working in a Chicago law firm providing administrative support to a high-volume civil litigation practice and working as a Judicial Intern for Honorable John Coffey, United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

Bar Admissions

  • Wisconsin, 2010
  • Illinois, 2010
  • Western District of the United States District Court of Wisconsin, 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Wisconsin (member)
  • Dane County Bar Association (member)
  • Wisconsin Association for Justice (member)


  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, J.D., 2010; Honors: cum laude
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, B.A. History and Political Science, 2006

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