Our Team

Daniel Unumb, JD, Executive Director

Dan Unumb came to Autism Speaks with 17 years of experience in litigation, legal counsel, and autism law.  In his most recent position as Director of Litigation for South Carolina Legal Services, Dan was responsible for all aspects of litigation including planning, training, supervising, and conducting complex litigations, as well as developing litigation strategies, outreach programs, and targets for advocacy.  He also established and participated in partnerships with advocacy groups, law schools, community organizations, and government agencies, and organized and participated in state and national conferences and trainings.

Dan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Carlton College, and a Juris Doctor degree from Northwestern University School of Law.  He is also a member of the District of Columbia, Massachusetts, and South Carolina Bar.