Dan Deane is a leader of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) team and the class actions and aggregate litigation group at Nixon Peabody. His practice focuses on defending businesses and individuals in high-exposure, complex civil and criminal litigation and government investigations before state and federal courts, arbitral tribunals and regulatory agencies. His clients include national and international businesses and franchises across a variety of industries with a focus on consumer-facing business, such as retail products and services, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, financial services and education. Dan has experience defending lenders and franchisors and other consumer-facing businesses against claims of unfair and deceptive business practices, unfair debt collection practices and invasion of privacy under statutes such as the TCPA, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and state consumer protection laws. He has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America since 2016.