Admitted as a Solicitor to the Supreme Court of England and Wales, 2009 (non-practising); Admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in the Cayman Islands, 2013; South Eastern Circuit Advanced International Advocacy (Keble College, Oxford), 2015.
Notary Public of the Cayman Islands, 2016.
Education: BPP Law School, London; King’s College University, London - BA (Hons) Ancient History; King’s College School, Wimbledon.
Member: Cayman Islands Law Society; Cayman Islands Family Law Bar Association; The Law Society of England and Wales; Affiliate Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP); UGlobal and the Investment Migration Council.
Practice Areas: Private client; immigration; relocation; HNWI; wills; probate; divorce; separation; financial and ancillary relief; spousal maintenance; child maintenance; child residence; child contact; child custody; removal of children.
Daniel offers a full private client service covering every aspect of immigration, probate and family law.
Daniel advises high-net-worth individuals and companies on a variety of immigration issues with a focus on helping people relocate to the Cayman Islands, where he has lived since 2013 with his Caymanian wife and two Caymanian daughters. He has extensive experience of assisting high-net-worth individuals with their relocation to the Cayman Islands and handling every type of application for persons of independent means, permanent residents, those seeking the right to be Caymanian (Cayman Status) and all related appeals.
Daniel is a member of the Investment Migration Council, the only member of the IMC who is a practising Cayman Islands immigration lawyer and was invited to be UGlobal’s founding residency-by-investment representative for the Cayman Islands.
As part of his private client service, Daniel regularly drafts wills and testamentary trusts and handles a significant number of probate and employment matters.
In addition, Daniel has considerable expertise in family law and offers a broad practice covering contentious and non-contentious divorce, pre and post-nuptial agreements, separation, financial and ancillary relief and all Children Law matters including residence, contact, custody, relocation and removal from the jurisdiction.
Prior to joining Solomon Harris in April 2017, Daniel practiced for four years in the same principal areas as an Attorney at Samson & McGrath (now McGrath Tonner) in the Cayman Islands.
In 2015, Daniel attended and successfully completed the South Eastern Circuit Advanced International Advocacy Course at Keble College, Oxford University.
Before moving to the Cayman Islands in January 2013, Daniel worked at the Treasury Solicitor’s Department (TSol) in London where he handled a diverse judicial review caseload spanning a range of immigration, human rights and European law. In addition, Daniel acted as the Treasury Solicitor’s Lead Lawyer on Pakistan and also undertook a secondment at the Home Office.
Pre-qualification, Daniel trained as a solicitor at Lawrence Graham LLP in London where he gained experience in corporate, litigation, insurance & reinsurance, private client and real estate law.