Daniel Mackelden

Banking, Finance and Corporate Solicitor

Last updated on June 12th, 2019 at 10:36 am

Dan is a consultant to the Jonathan Lea Network. He is a corporate and finance lawyer by training with over a decade of senior management experience in legal and fiduciary/professional services businesses both in the UK and overseas. Over the years he has had exposure to an extremely wide range of legal practice areas including project finance, banking, corporate finance, compliance/regulatory, corporate and commercial, company secretarial, employment (contentious and non-contentious), funds, family office arrangements and fiduciary/BPO businesses. He also has practical experience of compliance (appointed MLRO in a previous role), intellectual property and litigation management.

Dan has worked with many entrepreneurs and start-up companies and has always prided himself on being a commercially aware and pragmatic adviser. He enjoys getting deals done.

Practice areas

  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Banking and Finance


  • Guidlford College of Law
  • Queens’ College, Cambridge University

In his spare time Dan ‘enjoys’ ferrying his kids around the area to a variety of sport clubs and activities and walking the dog when he can. In his previous life, Dan was a keen skier, sailor and played rugby for many years here in the UK and overseas. He has travelled extensively for work and pleasure and enjoys current affairs, reading and the occasional cultural visit when time permits.

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Email: daniel@jonathanlea.net

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