Completely on top of the legal and factual issues of a case
Highly organised and energetic
Extraordinarily thoughtful and creative. He's a careful lawyer and an excellent advocate.
Detailed and research-focused
Dan is Of Counsel, which is the local equivalent to a Partner.
He is highly experienced in large case management, dealing with high-value, complex commercial and trust litigation through all degrees of contentiousness.
Dan is often involved in the larger international disputes, working closely with Damian James on high-end trust and corporate/ financial services cases that involve extended teams of international advisors.
While Dan is a member of the Dispute Resolution team, he also performs an important role within the non-contentious private client team, providing detailed legal research and document due-diligence across matters involving complex issues of trust law, historic claims of mismanagement and large volumes of documents.
He has over 20 years' experience as a litigator in Jersey. An English barrister by qualification, Dan was called to the Bar by Gray's Inn in 2006 as Barstow Scholar of the Inns of Court School of Law.
He has been at Collas Crill since 2003.
When your business is involved in any kind of legal dispute it's crucial to work with lawyers who are hands-on, cost-effective and flexible enough to respond quickly and intuitively to your unique situation and needs. We know that there are many different ways a dispute can be resolved and work closely with our clients to understand every aspect of their business, priorities and goals. This allows us to find the best way forward for our clients and to advise on the commercial implications of a dispute, ensuring the process remains as stress-free as possible. Our approach is practical, responsive and tailored to the client's interests. Our expertise and reputation means we're first choice for a range of clients, including banks, trust companies, high net worth individuals and top law firms.Contact us //
We work closely with trust and fiduciary businesses and their clients to build strong relationships based on trust, confidence and a deep understanding of their priorities and needs. We have an extensive range of experience in terms of particular products or service lines, including pensions and Shariah, and many of the team have worked in the other international off and onshore jurisdictions prominent in the world of wealth management. We have associated skills in dispute resolution, risk and regulatory, and image protection. We ensure that thought has been given to the composition of the team on every piece of work we do, and use our mix of skill and experience effectively.Contact us //
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