Business & Corporate I JANUARY 4, 2022

Daniel A. Cotter Elected to the American Law Institute

Chicago, January 03, 2022Daniel A. Cotter, a partner at leading business law firm Howard & Howard, has been elected to The American Law Institute (ALI). The ALI is the leading independent U.S. organization producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize and improve the law. Cotter was among 59 new members elected nationwide to the ALI’s latest class.

The ALI’s elected membership consists of judges, lawyers, and law professors from across the U.S. and from many other countries, who are selected on the basis of professional achievement and demonstrated interested in improving the law.

“Being elected to the prestigious American Law Institute is well-deserved recognition for the years of Dan’s outstanding work in analyzing and writing about the law, legal institutions and legal processes. He’s a true thought leader and a powerful advocate for improving the law. Dan will make important contributions to the Institute’s work, and this is another reminder of why we are proud to have him on our team,” said Jon Kreucher, Howard & Howard’s president and CEO.

Cotter, who practices out of Howard & Howard’s Chicago office, is part of the firm’s Business & Corporate Practice Group and provides a range of legal services for clients across several industries, including insurance companies, financial institutions, IT and consulting. He is a prolific author and has published dozens of articles on legal matters, the legal profession, and the law.

About The American Law Institute

The American Law Institute is the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize, and improve the law. The ALI drafts, discusses, revises, and publishes Restatements of the Law, Model Codes and Principles of Law that are enormously influential in the courts and legislatures, as well as in the legal scholarship and education. Its members have the opportunity to influence the development of the law in both existing and emerging areas, work with other eminent lawyers, judges, and academics, and to give back to a profession to which they are deeply dedicated. More at

About Howard & Howard

With a history spanning over 150 years, Howard & Howard is a full-service law firm with a national and international practice, providing legal services to businesses and business owners. More than 140 attorneys practice out of offices in Las Vegas; Royal Oak, Michigan; Illinois (Chicago and Peoria); and Beverly Hills, California. For more information, please visit      


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