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Stewarts Law LLP

Work Department

Personal Injury


Partner and Head of the Personal Injury department in Leeds. 

Since 1999, Daniel has only acted for clients with very serious injuries. Most of his clients have sustained a spinal cord injury or a brain injury.

He has particular expertise in cross-border cases: acting on behalf of British clients injured overseas or foreign nationals injured in the UK.

Daniel has been described in leading legal directories as “an utterly first class lawyer” and as “resolute, committed and extremely able”, he acts for clients who have sustained serious life-changing injuries.

Daniel has been involved in more than 50 cases in which the claimant has received compensation in excess of £1m.


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; Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) panel solicitor; Headway panel solicitor


Bury Grammar School for Boys; University of Warwick (1995); College of Law, Chester (1996).


Manchester United season ticket holder.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Insurance > Personal injury: claimant

(Leading individuals)

Daniel HermanStewarts Law LLP

Stewarts Law LLP is recognized as a leading firm in the field of catastrophic injury. This reputation has helped the firm to generate a steady flow of high-value work, securing record settlements and awards in a number of areas, recovering more than £500m for clients in 200 cases over three years. The team – which only acts for clients who have sustained life-changing injuries – is led by Leeds office head Daniel Herman, the first ever accredited spinal cord injury specialist appointed by the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. Ben Townsend advises on high-value personal injury claims and has a particular focus on brain and spinal cord injuries.