Paul’s impressive case portfolio includes complex, high-value and international matters which see him acting for partners, fund managers, city executives and sports stars.
Previous sport clients have included Roy Hodgson, Mark Hughes, David Moyes, Andre Villas-Boas, Nicky Barmby, Avram Grant, Steve McLaren and Alex McLeish. Other sport cases have involved top Premiership and England International footballers, and leading cricketers and rugby stars.
Paul also sits as a part-time employment judge following his appointment in 2005.
Recognised by Best Lawyers (UK) 2019 in the practice area of Employment
Paul is recognised as a leading individual and recognised in the top tier of the Legal 500:
“Clients praise his ability to ‘blend legal analysis with sound commercial analysis’.”
Chambers and Partners 2018
“Paul is particularly renowned by peers for employment litigation and he often assists clients with complex whistle-blowing cases.”
Chambers and Partners 2017
“Widely considered to be one of the finest litigators acting for employees in the UK” and as a “fighter who is very good on high-profile cases”.
“Renowned for his adroit representation of a number of Premier League football managers, Paul Daniels in described by sources as being both a ‘fierce litigator’ and a ‘tough negotiator’.”
Chambers and Partners 2016
“Paul Daniels ‘will go the extra mile to get the best results' for his clients.”
Chambers and Partners 2015
|2018||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|1995 - 2017||Slater and Gordon | Partner|
|1991 - 1995||Linklaters LLP | Trainee then Associate|
|1991||Qualified as a solicitor|