Represented a national security staffing company against claims of discrimination and retaliation.
Daniel J. McGraveyDaniel McGravey Clark Hill
Daniel J. McGravey
Dan McGravey litigates employment matters for private and public sector employers and frequently defends clients in jury trials ranging from discrimination, harassment, hostile work environment, and retaliation. In addition to his litigation practice, Dan is also an ATIXA certified Title IX investigator.
A former Philadelphia Assistant District Attorney, Daniel is a veteran trial lawyer who focuses his current practice on representing private and public sector employers in state and federal courts against allegations of discrimination based on race, gender, age, disability, and religion, as well as charges of harassment, hostile work environment, and retaliation. Daniel's practice also focuses on § 1983 civil rights litigation for government entities and he regularly litigates FELA claims (injuries to railroad workers). Daniel has tried multiple cases to verdict in federal and state courts.
Daniel litigates complex matters for individuals and businesses involving restrictive clauses in employment contracts, trade secrets, and non-competition and confidentiality agreements, as well as violations of the Racketeer Influence and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO). Daniel handles employee defection and recruitment cases in a variety of industries. These cases routinely require emergency injunctive relief in either federal or state court and subsequent damages claims. He advises companies and individuals on hiring and firing, recruitment and departure of critical employees, and the drafting and enforcement of restrictive covenants. Daniel routinely drafts and reviews employment contracts for executives in all sectors of business and industry as well as negotiating severance agreements.
Represented a national hospital emergency department staffing company accused of violating federal fraud statutes.
Represented a multiple high-level executives in the negotiation of severance packages.
Represented a state-wide agency against claims that it took adverse employment actions against current and former employees because of their political affiliation.
Represented a mortgage broker against allegations of misappropriating trade secrets, breach of fiduciary duty and breach of a restrictive covenant regarding confidential information.
Represented a regional telecommunications company against allegations of misappropriating trade secrets.
Represented a corporate officer of a developmental stage bio-pharmaceutical company in a contract dispute.
Represented a law enforcement agency against claims of retaliation by a former high-ranking officer.
Represented a corporate officer of a leading pharmaceutical company specializing in the development and manufacturing of pharmaceutical products in an employment contract dispute.
Represented a former corporate executive sued by the company’s bankruptcy trustees and lenders, as well as a parallel criminal investigation into allegations of bank fraud.
Represented a regional transportation authority against discrimination claims by current and former employees based on race and gender.
Represented a national healthcare company against a class action claim under the Fair Labor Standards Act.
Represented an engineering firm accused of recruiting employees away from a competitor.
Represented a former COO against claims that he violated the Racketeer Influence and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) and breached his fiduciary duties to his former company by personally enriching himself with corporate funds.
Represented a state-wide agency and several executives accused of violating Pennsylvania's whistleblower statute by terminating an employee for reporting alleged wrongdoing and waste related to the awarding of lucrative contracts.