John Daniels received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2014 Central City Business Awards from The Milwaukee Business Journal. He is Quarles & Brady’s chairman emeritus, located in Milwaukee, WI. Honorees were Milwaukee-area businesses and individuals who were committed to supporting growth and prosperity in a central city area. The program is designed to recognize the important contributions businesses and individuals make to generate positive momentum in driving new innovations for much-needed jobs and commercial expansion in central city areas in Southeast Wisconsin. Daniels has received the American Bar Association’s Spirit of Excellence designation and the National Bar Association’s Legacy Award. The National Law Journal named him as one of the 50 most influential diverse attorneys in America, the Business Journal of Milwaukee listed him in its “Power Book” and Daniels was named 2013 Managing Partner of the Year by a group of his colleagues in U.S. law firms. In December, he was named chairman of the Aurora Health Care board of directors.