Daniel Ornstein

Dan Ornstein leads our London Labor and Employment Law Team and is a co-head of our International Labor & Employment Group.

Dan is a go-to advisor for clients who rely on his sophisticated advice, especially where the issues are delicate and the stakes are high. He works closely and collaboratively with clients in sensitive, complex and contentious situations where he applies his judgment, experience and strategic acumen to deliver punchy advice and optimal results.

He is recognized by numerous legal directories, with Chambers UK, describing him as a "brilliant lawyer," "incredibly analytical," "incredibly intelligent and an excellent sounding board” and someone who “displays both empathy and an assured knowledge of the best way to treat cases."

Dan has extensive experience dealing with employment-issues in the asset management sector. Legal 500 UK has recognized him as "a favourite for funds and private equity clients" and "an extremely thorough and well-seasoned lawyer, who is hard to beat."

In addition, Dan provides practical and solution-focused training and advice on a full range of employment law matters, such as diversity and inclusion, social media use, employee investigations and the handling of disciplinary and grievance matters. He is a regular speaker at industry conferences and has published numerous articles.