Daniel Moquin grew up in the Burlington, Vermont area. He graduated from the University of Utah and from its law school in 1996. He is a Principal Attorney for the Natural Resources Unit and has held that position since 2021. He has practiced law since 1996. He was an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Utah, representing the Board of Oil, Gas, and Mining on oil issues and the Division of Oil, Gas, and Mining on hard rock and coal issues. He was a staff attorney for the Navajo Nation Judicial Branch between September 2002 and July 2017. He was a Principal Attorney for WRU from July 2017 until transferring to NRU in 2021. He is licensed in Utah and New Mexico Bars and the Tenth Circuit Court, a United States Supreme Court Bar association member, and has inactive status in the California bar.