About me



Daniel is currently a Policy Analyst at the Open Markets Institute. His research focuses on the relationship between technology platforms and antitrust and how the law distributes power in our society.

Before joining Open Markets, Daniel honed his legal experience by working for several organizations including the Connecticut Department of Consumer protection by being award a Janet D. Steiger Fellowship in 2017 from the American Bar Association and as a legal intern with the Honorable Vanessa Lynne Bryant of the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut. Daniel also interned with the American Antitrust Institute and the Institute for Local Self-Reliance where he researched various antitrust issues.

To bring awareness to antitrust issues, Daniel gave a TEDx Talk at the University of Connecticut in 2017, where he detailed the systemic industry consolidation in the United States, the economic consequences of market concentration, and what ordinary citizens can do to fight back. He has a B.S. in Management and a J.D. from the University of Connecticut. You can follow him on Twitter @danielahanley.

Feel free to email me at dhanley.usa[at]gmail.com