Daniel is a Senior Associate in our Commercial Law Department working with Partners, Justin Thornton and Rahul Lachman.

Along with a Bachelor of Laws, he holds a Master of Laws from the University of New South Wales, specialising in Corporate and Commercial Law.
Daniel advises on a wide variety of Corporate and Commercial matters, including the following:

  • Mergers and acquisitions.
  • Corporate structures.
  • Asset protection.
  • Insolvency.
  • Competition and consumer law.
  • Commercial agreements.
  • Voluntary planning agreements.
  • Franchising.
  • Intellectual property.
  • Finance and securities.
  • Local Government.
  • Not for profits and charities.

Daniel is active in the Macarthur Community. He is currently on the board of MWLP which is an organisation that assists young people in the Macarthur area in making the successful transition from school to work.
He lives in Wollongong and outside of Law his interests include all sports, including surfing, rugby league and golf.


Testimonial February 2022: 

"Daniel Friend dealt with my matter with utmost professionalism. He was responsive & knowledgeable in all areas and I was pleased with the outcome."

 Testimonial April 2020: 

"Daniel Friend was very approachable and knowledgeable."