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Daniel Law

Senior Associate, New York

Overview

Professional experience

Education and qualifications

Overview

Daniel is a senior associate in our Corporate/M&A group.

Daniel advises private equity funds and financial sponsors on a variety of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, minority and growth capital investments, joint ventures, co-investments, carve-outs, and club deals. His experience spans a number of asset classes, including private equity, real assets, infrastructure, energy and special situations.

Daniel has particular experience on cross-border and international transactions, including bridging the gap between U.S. and European market practice and leveraging Linklaters’ integrated global offering. He has worked in our New York, London and São Paulo offices, and is a dual-qualified lawyer, admitted to practice in New York and in England and Wales.

Daniel also advises sponsors on the management of their existing portfolio companies (including on equity financings, liquidity events and add-on transactions), and their in-house legal teams on risks and opportunities facing the sector generally.

Professional experience

Daniel is a dual-qualified lawyer, admitted to practice in New York and England and Wales. He has worked in our London, New York and São Paulo offices, with a particular focus on representing financial sponsors on cross-border transactions.

From 2018 to 2019, Daniel completed a secondment to the Global Legal Investments team at The Carlyle Group in New York, supporting U.S.-based deal teams on domestic and international transactions and on the management of existing portfolio companies.

Daniel is a member of the American Bar Association and its Business Law, International Law, and Science and Technology Law Sections. He is also a member of Linklaters’ Practice Innovation and Efficiency Team, with a particular focus on the application of artificial intelligence in legal services delivery.

Education and qualifications

Daniel holds law degrees in both the UK and the U.S.:

  • Columbia Law School, J.D., 2011 (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar; Parker School Certificate of Achievement for International and Comparative Study; Online Editor, Columbia Journal of European Law)
  • University College London, LL.B., 2011