Legal Directory Citations:
The legal directories have consistently recognised Dan as one of the leading practioners in his area of expertise, culminating in his listing as a leading north-west individual in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
This recognition is based on feedback from clients and peers within the legal market. The comments continually emphasise his commitment to getting the job done and the effective, practical nature of his advice:
Dan is "very strong on the contentious side" - Legal 500, 2016
Dan is listed as a leading individual within the North West and 'tailors advice to the needs of the client' Legal 500, 2015
Dan advises on all elements of employment law for brand name clients. "He stays clam, he responds instantly if its urgent and he understands his support and advice role immeediately" Chambers and Partners 2014
Listed as one of the most influential lawyers of any discipline in the North West - Legal 500, 2013.
"Sources are impressed with Dan Bickerstaffe's “calm and reassuring” manner, along with his ability to give advice in layman's terms." Chambers and Partners 2013
"Dan Bickerstaffe is ‘calm, quietly confident, and reassuring’" Legal 500, 2012
"According to clients, Dan’s advice is "spot-on, measured and pragmatic." - Chambers & Partners, 2011
“Dan Bickerstaffe [is] praised for [his] commitment to getting the job done” - Legal 500, 2011
“Dan Bickerstaffe is very approachable and gives high-level technical advice in a clear and precise manner.” – Legal 500 2010
"Dan’s knowledge of the latest case law and solution-focused advice draws glowing praise from market commentators." - Chambers & Partners, 2010