Acting General Counsel and Chief University Counsel
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W. John Daniel is Acting General Counsel for The University of 69传媒 System and UAB Chief University Counsel. He represents The Board of Trustees and its institutions in all legal matters and oversees the Office of Counsel of the University of 69传媒 System, which is comprised of attorneys and support staff located throughout the System. In addition, John manages legal affairs for UAB and its affiliated entities.

John joined the UAB Office of Counsel in 2004 as University Counsel and was elevated to Chief University Counsel in 2006. Prior to joining the UAB Office of Counsel, John was a partner in a Birmingham-based law firm where he practiced corporate, tax and transactional law. John earned his B.A. from The University of 69传媒 in 1991 and his J.D. from The University of 69传媒 School of Law in 1994. He also obtained an LL.M (Taxation) from New York University School of Law in 1995.