Name: Daniel Birkenhead
Costs Drafting History: 8 years
Daniel began his costs career in a large defendant insurance law firm. Since, he has worked for various leading Costs firms undertaking all aspects of personal injury work, clinical negligence work, commercial work and court of protection. He also has experience working on large group litigation claims. He is competent in all aspects of the detailed assessment proceedings i.e. preparing bills of costs, negotiating and dealing with matters arising from an assessment. He enjoys technical disputes, mostly from fixed recoverable costs cases.
Profile: Daniel is a sports enthusiast. He enjoys football, both playing and watching. He is a huge Everton fan. He also enjoys most fighting sports, mainly boxing and mixed martial arts. Before his legal career he was a Special Constable for Lancashire Police and served in the RAF.
Favourite TV programme: Walking Dead