Dan commenced pupillage with 36 Crime in October 2023. His current pupil supervisor is Paul Prior.

Dan graduated with a First Class Law degree from the Open University and received an Outstanding grade in the Bar Practice Course from The University of Law. Enroute to the Bar, Dan was awarded an Exhibition Scholarship by the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Dan spent five years in operational policing, occupying both uniform and criminal investigation roles. Before commencing pupillage, Dan also worked as a Paralegal Officer at the CPS based within the West Midlands RASSO Unit. There he oversaw case progression, in support of the unit’s lawyers, and aided both counsel and witnesses throughout trial.

Dan is particularly interested in building a practice dealing with serious and organised crime and serious sexual offending. Dan is available to accept instructions for both the Crown and defence.

CPS Panel Appointments:

General Crime              Level 1

Further information

Exhibition Scholarship, Inner Temple, 2022

Midland Circuit Advocacy Competition, Winner, 2022

The University of Law Bar Practice Course: Outstanding

The Open University, LLB (Hons) Law: First Class

University of Aberdeen, MSc Petroleum Geology: Distinction

The University of Birmingham, BSc (Hons) Geology: First Class

Appointments & Memberships

The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple

Criminal Bar Association