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Dan O'Callaghan, Esq.
Dan O'Callaghan
Partner
Michael Best & Friedrich LLP 
Dan O'Callaghan Dan O’Callaghan is a member of the Land & Resources Practice Group, focusing his practice in the areas of transactional real estate, real estate development, land use, and zoning law. O'Callaghan has a broad range of experience, which includes assisting clients with the purchase and sale of real estate, drafting condominium documents, reviewing leases, negotiating development agreements, securing municipal approvals, and handling zoning appeals. He also advises municipal governments on various aspects of planning and zoning law and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners.   

Prior to earning his degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School, O'Callaghan worked for the Milwaukee Department of City Development and served as secretary of the Board of Zoning Appeals for more than four years. He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners, American Planning Association, State Bar of Wisconsin and American Bar Association.

In 2011, O'Callaghan received the Pro Bono Attorney of the Year award from the Dane County Bar Association for his involvement with the Dane County Foreclosure Prevention Taskforce. He was also named an "Up and Coming Lawyer" by Wisconsin Law Journal in June of 2012. Besides his service to the Urban League of Greater Madison, O’Callaghan serves as a member of the City of Madison Community Development Block Grant Commission, Dane County Housing Authority Board of Commissioners and Dane County Development Group Board of Directors.

O’Callaghan received his Bachelors in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee and Juris Doctor from the University of Wisconsin Law School.