Daniel M. Halprin, a member of Dawda, Mann, Mulcahy & Sadler, PLC in Bloomfield Hills, has been practicing real estate law since 1993, with a particular emphasis on leasing, acquisition and disposition transactions. In the leasing area, Mr. Halprin regularly represents both landlords and tenants throughout the United States in the structuring, preparation and negotiation of leases, amendments, expansions, assignments, subleases, subordination and non-disturbance agreements and related documents for retail, industrial, warehouse, office and medical office properties.

With respect to the acquisition and disposition of property, Mr. Halprin has significant experience representing clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to privately held companies and individuals in the negotiation of purchase and sale agreements, development agreements and related documents for retail, industrial, office, hotel, multi-family and casino projects throughout the United States, as well as assisting clients with loan documentation and conducting title and survey review and other due diligence for these projects.

Mr. Halprin was designated by DBusiness Magazine as a 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017 and 2018 Top Lawyer in the area of real estate law.

In July of 2009, Mr. Halprin served on the faculty of a commercial leasing seminar held in Southfield, Michigan. Mr. Halprin was a contributing author to the Real Property Section, 1994 edition of the State of the Law and also assisted with writing an amicus curiae brief filed with the Michigan Supreme Court on behalf of the Real Property Section of the State Bar of Michigan.

Mr. Halprin is a member of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Michigan, the Real Property Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan and the International Conference of Shopping Centers.

Mr. Halprin received his B.A. from Michigan State University-James Madison College and his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School.

Daniel M. Halprin


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The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1993 J.D.

Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1990 B.A.

Published Works

Anchors Away! The Good News About Big-Box Closings

Commercial Property Executive

August 15, 2017

Co-Tenancy 101

Chain Store Age

December 7, 2016

Honors and Awards

Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America© – Real Estate Law, 2019-2023

Top Lawyer: Real Estate Law – DBusiness, 2012-2014, 2017-2019

Selected to Michigan Super Lawyers list – 2020

Listed in Leading Lawyer: Real Estate Law: Commercial – Since 2017

Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award in Contracts & Civil Procedure – 1991


American Bar Association

State Bar of Michigan