Dan McCourt Fritz


Year of Call: 2007

​“A rising star”

The Legal 500

Practice Overview

Dan McCourt Fritz has a broad commercial chancery practice with a particular focus on domestic and international commercial and commercial fraud disputes, often involving alleged defaults by trustees or other fiduciaries. He is one of a handful of juniors listed in Who's Who Legal: UK Bar (Fraud Civil). In addition to his core fraud practice, Dan has a growing company law practice, and has developed specialist interests in civil contempt proceedings and breach of confidence claims. Dan has substantial experience handling trials and heavy applications in both the Chancery Division and the Commercial Court as sole or lead counsel, but is equally comfortable working as part of a larger counsel team.

News & Events

  • News

    Arcelormittal USA LLC v Essar Steel Ltd [2019] EWHC 724 (Comm)

    On 25th March 2019 a judgment was handed down in the matter of Arcelormittal USA LLC v Essar Steel Ltd [2019]... Read More

    News

    Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar 2019

    The latest edition of Who's Who Legal: UK Bar has now been published and we are delighted that a... Read More

  • Events

    Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Geneva 2019

    Location: Hotel President Wilson, Geneva, Switzerland Read More

    Events

    Commercial Series: Hot Topics in Share Sale Disputes

    Location: Serle Court, 6 New Square, Lincoln's Inn, London WC2A 3QS Read More

  • Responsive, commercial and provides well thought out advice.

    The Legal 500, 2019
  • “gives robust but realistic advice and makes a strong impression.”

    Legal 500, 2018
  • Fantastic to lead and work with” “An exceedingly good fraud junior

    Who's Who Legal, 2019

Education & Qualifications

Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge - BA Neuroscience (First Class, ranked joint 1st)

City University - LLB Hons. (First Class); GDL (Distinction)

Senior Scholar, Gonville and Caius College

Shelford Scholarship (2007), Lord Mansfield Scholarship (2006) and Lord Bowen Scholarship (2005), Lincoln’s Inn

City University Scholarship (2005)

News & Events

  • News

    Arcelormittal USA LLC v Essar Steel Ltd [2019] EWHC 724 (Comm)

    On 25th March 2019 a judgment was handed down in the matter of Arcelormittal USA LLC v Essar Steel Ltd [2019]... Read More

    News

    Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar 2019

    The latest edition of Who's Who Legal: UK Bar has now been published and we are delighted that a... Read More

  • Events

    Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Geneva 2019

    Location: Hotel President Wilson, Geneva, Switzerland Read More

    Events

    Commercial Series: Hot Topics in Share Sale Disputes

    Location: Serle Court, 6 New Square, Lincoln's Inn, London WC2A 3QS Read More