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Partner responsible for Leeds office. Specialises in serious spinal and brain injury cases and foreign jurisdiction claims. He has a particular interest in claims arising or litigated in foreign jurisdictions. Daniel has worked on many high-value, market-leading cases.
Trained Graham Leigh Pfeffer & Co; qualified 1999; Kingsford Stacey Blackwell 1999-2000; Stewarts Law 2000 to date.
Fellow of APIL; Mulitdisciplinary Association of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals; First ever accredited spinal cord injury specialist solicitor.
Bury Grammar School for Boys; University of Warwick (1995); College of Law, Chester (1996).
Manchester United season ticket holder.
‘Go-to’ firm Stewarts Law LLP acts on range of high-value catastrophic injury claims abroad. Noted individuals include team head Julian Chamberlayne, who is ‘extremely diligent, efficient and hardworking’; Ben Townsend who is ‘highly skilled’; head of the Leeds office Daniel Herman, who is ‘very experienced’; Scott Rigby who is ‘extremely good at putting clients at ease’; Christopher Deacon, who is rated as ‘outstanding’; and the ‘first-class’ Sarah Stewart. It is also praised as ‘the premier firm’ for high-value aviation cases, where James Healy-Pratt has ‘a commanding presence’.
Yorkshire and the Humber: Insurance
Personal injury: claimant
Within: Personal injury: claimant
The ‘pre-eminent experts’ at Stewarts Law LLP ‘are absolutely on top of their game’ and ‘leaders’ in catastrophic injury cases, including brain and spinal injuries and severe orthopaedic claims. ‘Tenacious, brave and bright lawyer’ Daniel Herman leads the team, which includes ‘gritty fighter’ Ben Townsend.