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Daniel W. Sklar, Esq.


Current Position

Nixon Peabody LLP
900 Elm Street
Manchester, NH 03101

Tel: 603-628-4000
Fax: 603-628-4040

Class: XI (2000)Circuit: First


University of Pennsylvania, B.A. (1975)
Boston College School of Law, J.D. (1978)
Boston University School of Law, LL.M., Federal Taxation (1984)

Professional Career

Partner (1992-07; 2010-); Senior Counsel (2007-09), Nixon Peabody LLP
Managing Director, The Daymark Group LLC (2007-09)
Adjunct Professor, UNH School of Law (1996-07; 2011-)
Law Offices of Daniel W. Sklar (1989-92)
Partner, Sheehan, Phinney, Bass & Green (1984-89)
Associate, Sheehan, Phinney, Bass & Green (1978-84)


New Hampshire Bar Association: Fee Dispute Resolution Committee; Past Member of CLE Committee (1996-99)
Manchester Bar Association (1984-)
Turnaround Management Association of New England, Inc. (1997-)
Commercial Law League of America, Inc. (1997-)
American Bankruptcy Institute (1988-)


"ยง1129(a)(15): What's an Individual Debtor to Do?" 28 ABI Journal July 2009 Co-author
"Consenting to an Order Partially Lifting the Automatic Stay Bars Trustee from Late Substantive Consolidation," 25 ABI Journal Jun 2006 Author
Fall 1999 Co-author, "What is the Appropriate Statute of Limitations Under Section 723(a) of the Code?" Commercial Law Journal, Volume 104
"Rewriting Tax History Under the Code," ABI Journal Aug 1999 Co-author
"A Primer for Using the Bankruptcy Code in Analyzing Whether a Payment Constitutes a Preference in the Context of an Insurance Rehabilitation/Liquidation Case," Mealey's Litigation Report, Insurance Insolvency Jul 1999 Co-author
Apr 1996 Co-author, "Single Asset Real Estate-Who Qualified?" 15 ABI Journal


The Granite State's Leading Bankruptcy Attorney selected by Business NH Magazine, (2002)
Listed in Best Lawyers in America
Listed in Who's Who in America
Listed in Chambers USA (2002-)