Daniel J. Tully


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Daniel J. Tully represents public and private companies in complex litigation in federal and state courts. Dan is also an active member of O’Melveny’s pro bono practice.

Prior to joining O’Melveny, Dan served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Margaret M. Morrow of the United States District Court for the Central District of California. While in law school, Dan participated in the UCLA Law Ninth Circuit Appellate Advocacy Clinic. Under the supervision of O’Melveny attorneys, Dan briefed and argued an appeal on behalf of an indigent prisoner for various constitutional violations, successfully obtaining reversal and remand from the Ninth Circuit. He also served as managing editor of the Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs, articles editor of the UCLA Journal of Law and Technology, and as a writing advisor for the first year Lawyering Skills Program. Dan was also actively involved in UCLA Law’s Moot Court Honors Board and represented UCLA Law in national appellate advocacy competitions.


Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Illinois

Court Admissions

  • US District Court for the Central and Eastern Districts of California
  • US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


  • University of California at Los Angeles, J.D.: Order of the Coif; Michael T. Masin Scholar; Managing Editor, Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs; Articles Editor, UCLA Journal of Law and Technology; Vice Present, UCLA Law Moot Court Honors Board; Writing Advisor for Lawyering Skills Program
  • University of Pittsburgh, B.A., Political Science and Business: summa cum laude

Professional Activities


  • Honorable Margaret M. Morrow, US District Court for the Central District of California


  • Honorable Gary A. Feess, US District Court for the Central District of California