Daniel Park

Daniel Park

Special Counsel
London P +44 (0)20 7031 3724 F +44 (0)20 7031 3799



Daniel is an associate in the Corporate Group of Dorsey & Whitney's London office. He advises both private and public companies on a wide range of corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, domestic and cross-border joint ventures and general corporate advisory work. Daniel has also advised a number of management teams on management buy-outs.

Daniel has particular experience of advising clients in the energy, oil and gas and support services sectors.

Education & Admissions

University of Auckland (LL.B., 2004)

University of Auckland (M.Sc., 2001), First Class Honours


  • New Zealand


Client Achievements

Representative Transactions

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Advising KCA DEUTAG on its acquisition of the remaining 90% of the issued share capital of Global Tender Barges Pte. Ltd., a Singaporean headquartered tender rig operator focused in Asia Pacific
  • Advising Kier Group plc on its acquisition of Telereal Trillium’s investment in the Kent “Building Schools for the Future” Local Education Partnership
  • Advising Pole Star Space Applications on its merger with Absolute Software Inc. and Absolute Maritime Tracking Services Inc. to create an enlarged global business providing satellite-based monitoring and security-related services to approximately half the world’s international fleet
  • Advising a Main Market listed international consultancy group on its acquisition of an international medical communications company offering professional services to global pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies
  • Advising a leading multinational utility company on its proposed acquisition of a 350MW biomass power station in the UK

Joint Ventures

  • Advising a large international oil support services business on the establishment of separate joint ventures in Nigeria and Angola with local partners for the fabrication of assets for use in the onshore and offshore oil and gas industry
  • Advising Aker Solutions in relation to the establishment of STEP Oiltools, an incorporated joint venture for the distribution of solids control equipment, screen surfaces and spare parts in Russia, the Caspian Area and West Africa
  • Advising Kier Project Investment in relation to its £24.4 million investment in Biogen (UK) Limited, the UK's leading operator of anaerobic digestion food to waste plants to establish a 50/50 joint venture with Bedfordia Group plc
  • Advising a real estate investor and developer on the establishment of a joint venture relating to property development opportunities in mainland Europe

Industries & Practices

  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Corporate Governance & Compliance
  • Development & Infrastructure
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Food, Beverage & Agribusiness
  • Healthcare
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Technology


The Legal 500 United Kingdom Recommended Lawyer 2019  
  • Recommended by Legal 500 (2017, 2019) in Flotations
Daniel Park