McFarland PLLC

Your Property, Our Focus

Dan P. Tobin

Attorney Mark L. Merrell

Biography

Dan enjoyed a robust full-service practice for 15 years of his career with both transactional and litigation experience. He represented property owners, business owners, and in-house counsel across a variety of industries, such as technology, banking / financial services, real estate, construction, and outdoor advertising. He worked with clients during every phase of the business cycle, from contract negotiation to courtroom advocacy, including handling a multi-million dollar transactions and litigating complex commercial disputes in Texas and federal court. Additionally, Dan had a prominent role in running the business of his previous firm, where he served as President and on the Board of Directors.

The combination of Dan's vast experience with McFarland's singular focus provides McFarland's clients the best of both worlds - a full service business lawyer channeling his experience to condemnation representation.

Education

  • Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas
    • J.D.
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Dean's Scholarship
    • Honors: SMU Law Review
  • University of Buffalo
    • B.A.
    • Honors: magna cum laude

Bar Admission

  • Texas
  • New York

Honors

  • Texas Super Lawyers / Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters (2012 – 2018)

Current Employment Position

  • Partner