Dan O’Meara

Daniel O’Meara is a Shareholder in the Philadelphia office of Ogletree Deakins. Dan has been a practicing attorney for nearly 30 years, with extensive experience in employment litigation, labor relations and preventive human resource practices. Dan has authored numerous articles on employment law and two books, “Protecting the Growing Number of Older Workers: the Age Discrimination in Employment Act” and “O’Meara, Employment Arbitration”. He is a former Partner at Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads and the former Managing Director of the Wharton School Council on Employee Relations . He obtained an MBA in Human Resource Management from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He graduated, with honors, from Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor’s degree in Labor Studies.

Past Appearances

In the Workplace: October 3, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Jagdish Khubchandani (Associate Chair and Professor of Health Science, Ball State University), Irwin Kirsch (Director of the Center for Global Assessment, Educational Testing Service), Meg Lovejoy (Research Program Director, Workplace and Well-Being Initiative, Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies), and Pamela Stone (Professor of Sociology, Hunter College and Graduate Center, City University of New York) on the Thursday, October 3, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, October 3, 2019

In the Workplace: September 26, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Ron Capps (Driver, Napa Auto Parts NHRA Nitro Funny Car), Martin Brooker (Executive Vice President of Sales, Condeco Software), and Josh Kahn (Assistant Director of Research and Public Policy, National Association of Colleges and Employers) on the Thursday, September 26, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019

In the Workplace: September 19, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Robin Erickson (Principal Researcher, The Conference Board), Emily Guendelsberger (Reporter and Author of ON THE CLOCK: What Low-Wage Work Did to Me and How It Drives America Insane, N/A), and Debbie Bolla (Editorial Director & Editor-in-Chief, HRO Today) on the Thursday, September 19, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019

In the Workplace: September 12, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Christina Boyle (Chief Client Officer, Freddie Mac’s Single Family Business) and Matthew Hoffman (President, Tellus Products, LLC) on the Thursday, September 12, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, September 12, 2019

In the Workplace: September 5, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Julia Shaw (Co-Founder, Spot), Rob Csernyik (Freelance Writer), and Rae Vann (SVP, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary, Center for Workplace Compliance) on the Thursday, September 5, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, September 5, 2019

In the Workplace: August 29, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Rob Csernyik (Freelance Writer) on the Thursday, August 29, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, August 29, 2019

In the Workplace: August 22, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Veena Ramaswamy (VP of Strategy & Corporate Development, CommonBond), Tara Fung (VP of Enterprise, CommonBond for Business), Nathan Christensen (CEO, Mammoth HR), and Liz Washko (Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins) on the Thursday, August 22, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, August 22, 2019

In the Workplace: August 15, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by James Petros (Founder/Chief Medical Officer, Allied Pain & Spine Institute/Karuna) and Debbie Bolla (Editorial Director & Editor-in-Chief, HRO Today) on the Thursday, August 15, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, August 15, 2019

In the Workplace: August 8, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Keith Blanchard (President & CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis), Steven Shepherd (Assistant Professor, Oklahoma State University), and Steve Tucker (CEO, TheCodrs and Digital Cowboy/Software and Marketing Consultant) on the Thursday, August 8, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, August 8, 2019

In the Workplace: August 1, 2019

Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Steven Greenhouse (Former New York Times Labor and Workplace Reporter, Author of Beaten Down, Worked Up, N/A), Oscar Trimboli (Author of Deep Listening & Breakthroughs, Professional Speaker, Mentor, N/A), and Emily Guendelsberger (Reporter and Author of ON THE CLOCK: What Low-Wage Work Did to Me and How It Drives America Insane, N/A) on the Thursday, August 1, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, August 1, 2019

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Hosts Peter Cappelli and Dan O’Meara are joined by Erin Wade (Founder and CEO, Homeroom) and Julia Ticona (Assistant Professor of Communication, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania) on the Thursday, October 17, 2019 edition of In the Workplace.

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