Year of Call: 1987
Declan is on the "A Panel" of EHRC counsel & does sensitive and difficult employment, discrimination, human rights, public and regulatory law. "Knows employment law like the back of his hand" (Chambers & partners). His practice also includes confidentiality & data protection, and injunctions.
Practice Areas: Discrimination & Equality | Employment | Sport & Entertainment | Regulatory and Public | Human Rights
Sobhi v Met Police : using EU law & UNCRPD Declan extended the scope of the concept of disability in UK equality law.
The Manchester College v Hazel & Huggins: contract harmonisation and TUPE ETO reasons narrowly construed.