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Legal Team Daniel van der Wel (New Zealand qualified)

Daniel joined Towerhouse in 2015. He has a number of years’ experience advising clients on contentious and non-contentious regulatory and competition law across a wide range of regulated industries in both the UK and Asia-Pacific.

Recently, Daniel has spent time on secondment to a FTSE 100 media company which included significant engagement with regulatory authorities on its behalf as well as advising on regulatory aspects of the company’s telecoms strategy. Daniel has also advised telecoms operators on regulatory disputes in the UK and Ireland and advised a consortium of leading telecoms operators on an intervention before the Competition Appeal Tribunal on an appeal against an Ofcom decision.

Prior to joining Towerhouse, Daniel worked for a competition law and telecoms boutique firm where he advised BT on a range of regulatory and competition matters in the UK and throughout Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.

Before moving to the UK, Daniel was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand in 2011 and worked for international law firm, Minter Ellison Rudd Watts, in its competition and regulatory team in New Zealand.

Daniel van der Wel, Towerhouse competition and regulatory lawyer

Phone: +44 (0) 20 7874 1850
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