Declan is a Partner in the Commercial & Technology team. He’s highly experienced in advising national and global organisations regarding commercial contracts and regulatory compliance, as well as fast growth early-stage companies. He also supports clients with intellectual property transactions, data protection and competition law.
Clients praise Declan for defusing tense negotiations and focusing on what’s important.
Declan originally trained as a competition lawyer and holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in EC Competition Law from King’s College London. After qualifying as a solicitor in 2010, he then focussed on a career as a commercial IP/IT solicitor.
The Commercial Team is ranked Tier 1 in the Legal 500.
Corporate and Commercial Team of the Year
Wales Legal Awards 2020
“The whole team at Acuity is solutions-focused and extremely collaborative. They provide sound, pragmatic advice that relates to our business. They always go the extra mile and are fast and responsive.”
“They are very thorough, stay within budget, simplify things and are very committed.”