Daniel specialises in advising businesses in the professional services sector, with a focus on the formation and running of partnerships and limited liability partnerships and on mergers and acquisitions. Daniel also advises individuals and teams of professionals on issues relating to their partnership, such as their recruitment, retirement and treatment while a partner or member.
Daniel has particular expertise in providing legal and regulatory advice to foreign law firms which either have an English branch or affiliate or are seeking to establish one. He has been at the cutting edge of advising professional services firms.
Daniel has written for numerous publications in connection with partnership and LLP matters. He has been consistently ranked by both Chambers UK and UK Legal 500 as a leading practitioner in partnership and LLP law. Chambers UK says of him:
‘The user-friendly and solution-focused Daniel Sutherland is commended by clients for his provision of “practical advice based on solid technical knowledge”.’