Mr Ray Woodward > SAS Daniels LLP > Chester, England > Lawyer Profile

SAS Daniels LLP

Work Department

Dispute Resolution (Senior Associate)


Ray is a former teacher who qualified as a solicitor in 1989. He has spent most of his career working as a commercial litigator with wide experience across many areas of law. This includes property litigation, landlord and tenant, freezing injunctions, probate disputes, shareholders’ and company disputes, education, planning and also a wide range of Chancery litigation in what is now referred to as the Business and Property Courts. Ray was a Times Justice Awards Nominee in 1996 for bringing the case of Cheltenham & Gloucester v Norgan to the Court of Appeal and other notable Court of Appeal cases involving the banking sector.


Howell Hughes and Co (Qualified), Clement Jones & Co, Hill Dickinson LLP, Lees Lloyd Whitely LLP, Aaron & Partners LLP, SAS Daniels LLP




Law Society


University of Nottingham, University of East Anglia (PGCE), College of Law

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the North West

With offices located in Chester, Stockport, Congleton & Macclesfield, SAS Daniels LLP maintains a concerted presence across the entire Cheshire region. The firm’s ‘wealth of experience allows for exceptional service to all clients, tailored specifically to their individual requirements and concerns‘; this ensures that a wide range of corporate SMEs and high-net-worth individuals with roots in the area instruct the team on their most complex and notable commercial disputes. Department lead Anna Barnes and senior associate Ray Woodward recently welcomed Stewart Burrows, formerly practice head at Jolliffe & Co LLP, to the team.