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Daniel Suhr

Senior Fellow, Legal Affairs


Daniel R. Suhr is a senior legal fellow for the National Microschools Center, where he provides legal advice and insights to parents, pod leaders, and policy-makers bringing innovation to education. As part of his broader legal practice, he frequently represents parents, schools, and allies of education reform in administrative proceedings and courts nationwide. Whether dealing with a local government bureaucrat or the United States Supreme Court, Suhr combines legal excellence with a comprehensive strategy integrating media outreach, coalition partners, and grassroots engagement. 

Before pursuing public-interest litigation, Suhr was policy director for Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker. He's also worked as a law clerk for a federal judge and on the national headquarters staff of the Federalist Society. He holds a B.A. and J.D. from Marquette University, an LL.M. from Georgetown University, and an M.P.A. from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He and his wife Anna and their two boys live in the Milwaukee area, where they're active in their church and their Cub Scout pack.