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Based in London, Dan is a qualified solicitor and is the owner of one of the longest serving boutique legal recruitment agencies in the area, Ellis-Wake. Ellis-Wake was set up in 2010 to provide a full senior legal recruitment service to law firms in London and around the Globe; focusing on placing associates and partners.

From 2004 to 2009, also based in London, Dan headed-up the UK national legal private practice team of a Global recruitment agency, Hughes Castell. Dan's remit was to recruit lawyers at all levels, but his expertise was placing associates and partners from London to London firms and also into large UK law firms. Dan also oversaw and ran the recruitment of associates and partners in the UAE/Gulf region. He regularly advises his extensive client contact base on the legal market and on their strategic future wherever that jurisdiction may be.

Senior moves include:

  • Corporate M&A Partner move from Global US in NYC to UK law firm in NYC

  • Funds Equity Partner move from SC City firm to Global law firm

  • Corporate Partner move from top 30 City firm to law firm

  • UAE Banking Partner move from top 5 law firm to law firm

  • Banking Partner move from top 5 City firm to law firm

  • UAE Corporate Insurance Partner move from top 30 law firm to UAE law firm

  • Banking Senior Associate move from US firm to law firm

  • Oil and Gas Senior Associate from Niche firm to Global law firm

  • UAE DR Associate move from main Off-Shore firm to UAE law firm

  • Banking Senior Associate move from top 50 City firm to National firm

  • Corporate Senior Associate move from top 10 City firm to law firm

  • Media IP Partner move from niche West End firm to law firm

  • Corporate Partner move from top 50 National firm to law firm

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