Skip to content
BARRISTER PROFILE

Essex Court Chambers

Daniel Oudkerk QC

London, UK UK Bar Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments

Barrister profile for UK Bar 2022

Profile view:
UK Bar 2022

This individual is also ranked in:

Global 2021

Chambers Review

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

UK Bar
Employment - London (Bar)

Band 1

Daniel Oudkerk QC
Daniel Oudkerk QC is recognised for his commercial approach and clear advice in complex employment matters. He has extensive experience of High Court litigation and is considered an expert in team move issues and restrictive covenant work.
Strengths: "He is one of my go-to QCs, particularly for team move cases or breach of contract and liquidated damages. He is formidable, clients love him, he is very good at translating legal issues into something that the clients understand, he makes sure the client's expectations are managed and he is a formidable advocate." "He is very knowledgeable, he is very easy to deal with, he is responsive, and he is a very good and technical lawyer who is prepared to express a view and not sit on the fence." "He is a go-to for anything complicated, he is a completely brilliant cross-examiner and an all-round superb advocate."
Recent work: Acted as lead counsel for JLT in a multimillion-pound High Court claim, with related applications for disclosure in the New York courts, arising out of a poaching raid in the insurance sector.
Learn more about this team View ranking table
Commercial Dispute Resolution - London (Bar)

Band 5

Daniel Oudkerk QC
Strengths: "He was really very, very impressive when handling a very complicated case. He was excellent on his feet and when giving guidance to very demanding clients."
Recent work: Acted for Jefferies International in respect of a multimillion-dollar claim brought against Cantor entities for damages for inducing breaches of contract in England, Hong Kong and New York.
Learn more about this team View ranking table

This individual is also ranked in:

Global 2021

This page contains Chambers Research content only

Enhance your profile to connect with potential clients

View other individuals ranked in this Guide

Band 5

Alex Kelham

Lewis Silkin LLP

Sport, UK-wide

Band 1

Nick Fitzpatrick

DLA Piper LLP

Sport, UK-wide

Band 2

Bob Mitchell

Harbottle & Lewis LLP

Sport, UK-wide

Band 4

Julian Pike

Farrer & Co LLP

Sport, UK-wide

Band 3

Matthew Hill

Raworths LLP Solicitors

Agriculture & Rural Affairs, York, Hull and surrounds

Associates to watch

Sam Purkiss

Harbottle & Lewis LLP

Sport, UK-wide

Band 5

Michael Blood

JMW Solicitors LLP

Sport, UK-wide

Up and Coming

John Cloke

DLA Piper LLP

Sport, UK-wide

Band 5

Michael Lister

Harbottle & Lewis LLP

Sport, UK-wide