Daniel Goodrich, Esq.

I'm an active business law attorney in California, Hawai'i, and District of Columbia. Primary, I focus on Corporate, Environmental, and Land Use practice areas.

I serve the small to medium business client across varied industries by providing high-quality corporate legal service, hands-on business guidance, and personal attention to the needs of the individual client.


Daniel's expertise is based in a holistic approach to business development. He strongly advises his clients to create a strong legal foundation from which to develop corporate health and growth. Daniel has represented clients and engaged in high-level contract work with a wide range of corporate activity: from turning start-up ideas into reality, brokering equity deals and sponsorship agreements, to corporate restructuring.

Daniel currently represents clients in the following industries:

EntertainmentRestaurant/Alcohol DistributionOptometryFitnessFashion
Daniel has worked closely with pioneers in the clean tech industry on green waste-to-energy and solar thermal projects. Daniel has not only accompanied these innovators through the complicated federal and state permitting processes, but he has also developed both traditional and modern financial solutions for these entrepreneurs.

Through this experience, Daniel has attained particular expertise in statutory interpretation of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the Federal Clean Air Act as it applies to the various California air districts, more specifically the San Diego Air Pollution Control District (SDAPCD).