Daniel Shaun Burke
Name: Daniel Shaun Burke LLB (Hons) – Solicitor
Year of Call: 2014
Areas of Law: Criminal Law, Actions Against the Police, Personal Injury
Information: Dan is from Teesside and read law at Northumbria Univeristy where he completed the Legal Practice Couse. He joined the firm in 2010 and completed his Training Contract qualifying as a solicitor in April 2014. Dan specialises in Crime, Actions Against the Police and Personal Injury.
Working as a Defence advocate in the Magistrates Court on a daily basis, Dan is qualified as a Duty Solicitor on the Teesside Duty Solicitor Scheme and is fully accredited to represent detained persons at the Police Station. He has experience dealing with all aspects of representation in Criminal proceedings from initial arrest at the Police Station to trial in the Magistrates Court and all manner of criminal cases including assault, sexual offences, fraud and drug offences.
Dan has conducted a large number of complaints and Claims Against the Police, including actions brought against Cleveland Police, Durham Police, West Yorkshire Police, North Yorkshire Police, as well as cases involving the security services. These include claims for assault, malicious prosecution, false imprisonment, misfeasance in public office and trespass.