Daniel has devoted his entire career to assisting cannabis users. He passionately believes in the reform of our justice system and the legalization of marijuana.
Prior to his relocating to Texas in 2014, Daniel worked extensively in the cannabis industry in Colorado, both during and after law school. He enjoyed working with and advising patients, caretakers, retailers, growers, concentrate and edible manufacturers, and a variety of other participants in Colorado’s emerging industry. His list of clients includes some of the largest and most successful operations in Colorado with several clients grossing $1,000,000 or more in 2016.
Daniel made his name in South and Central Texas as a prolific trial attorney after relocating to Texas. Daniel has extensive trial experience in a wide variety of criminal settings, litigating everything from marijuana possession and distribution to solicitation of capital murder.
Daniel is credited with the first medical marijuana jury instruction in the State of Texas in December of 2016 in County Court #14 of Bexar County, Texas. His client was found not guilty. Daniel is also credited with a groundbreaking challenge to the prohibition of THC other than marijuana, for example, hash oil or edibles, that has been used and is being used across the State of Texas.
Daniel is an active member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws Legal Committee, as well as the Founder and President of the Texas Association of Cannabis Lawyers.