Daniel Pickett


  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • US Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • US District Court, New Jersey
  • US District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York


  • Brooklyn Law School, JD, (cum laude), 2005
  • University of Maryland, College Park, BA (cum laude), 1999

Dan is a Partner in the Basking Ridge office. He has represented and advised domestic and foreign insurers in complex commercial insurance coverage disputes concerning primary, excess and umbrella policies for property and casualty liabilities, professional liability, aviation liabilities, directors and officer’s liabilities, financial institution and fidelity liabilities.

Dan has extensive litigation and appellate experience having litigated, mediated or arbitrated matters on behalf of insurer clients in federal court, state court and arbitration. Dan also handles coverage matters involving construction defect, environmental, toxic tort, and products liability.

Most recently, Dan participated in a secondment for an international insurance client where he assisted in evaluating high exposure securities class actions and derivative claims made under primary and excess directors and officers and financial institution policies. 

Dan received his undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland, College Park, and his law degree from Brooklyn Law School.

Dan has been recognized as a "Rising Star" by New York Super Lawyers (2013-2016)