Daniel L. Rasmussen

Daniel L. Rasmussen, Partner.
Daniel L. Rasmussen, Partner

Daniel L. Rasmussen

Of Counsel

Payne & Fears LLP

Daniel L. Rasmussen

Jamboree Center
4 Park Plaza, Suite 1100
Irvine, CA 92614
T: 949.851.1100
F: 949.851.1212
Email: dlr [at] paynefears.com

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Bar Admissions
  • State of California
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Central, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of California
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • Dan was the recipient of the 2019 J. Reuben Clark Award on Friday, September 13, 2019 at the Annual Dinner of the Orange County Chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society. The Chapter presents its award annually to a lawyer or judge who has made an outstanding contribution to the legal profession.  
  • Member, Business Litigation and Appellate Law Sections of the Orange County Bar Association
  • Member, Association of Business Trial Lawyers
  • Member, Orange County Chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society; served a two-year term as a member of its board of directors
  • Mission President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Piura, Peru (2015-2018)
  • Irvine California Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
  • The Boy Scouts of America
  • The Orange County Superior Court
Professional Awards and Recognitions
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Employment Law-Management, and Labor Law-Management each year since 2006. The Best Lawyers lists, representing 57 specialties in all 50 states and Washington, DC, are compiled through an exhaustive peer-review survey in which thousands of the top lawyers in the U.S. confidentially evaluate their professional peers.
  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®.
  • Named to Southern California Super Lawyers list by Law & Politics and the publishers of Los Angeles Magazine in each year from 2004. He has also been recognized as one of the top fifty lawyers in Orange County.
  • J.D., University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, 1985
  • B.S., Finance, magna cum laude, Brigham Young University, 1982