William Daniels Esq.

Laner Muchin, Ltd.
Daniels, William
William Daniels is a Partner in the Chicago office of Laner Muchin Ltd. He concentrates on the representation of employers in labor relations, employment litigation, employee benefits, and business immigration matters for clients coast to coast. He is author of  "Uses of Mandatory Arbitration Provisions to Recoup Money owed to ERISA Plans,” ERISA Compliance & Enforcement Library BNA; (2006, last revised 2017). His practice focuses on counseling clients on withdrawal liability, mergers and acquisitions, employee benefits litigation, fiduciary responsibility issues under ERISA, and representation before government agencies and U.S. District Courts. He advises clients on a variety of retirement plan and other employee benefit plan matters, including the design, amendment, administration, and termination of pension, profit sharing, 401(k), employee stock ownership, welfare benefit plans, and trusts. He has also served as an adjunct professor at The John Marshall School of Law for 16 years and teaches courses on ERISA fiduciary obligations, ERISA fundamentals, and ERISA in mergers and acquisitions. He holds a Master of Laws from the Georgetown University Law Center and a Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School of Law. He is a member of the Illinois and Wisconsin state bars.