disputes and compliance associate, Morrison & Foerster
Daniel Steel is a disputes and compliance associate in the Singapore office of Morrison & Foerster. He assists clients with conducting internal investigations and the implementation of compliance policies and programmes, including with respect to white-collar criminal matters, and those in connection with the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). He also advises clients on complex commercial disputes, with a particular focus on international commercial arbitration matters. His practice and experience span a wide variety of industry sectors including construction, oil and gas, telecommunications, securities, medical, and pharmaceuticals, among others. He has conducted numerous arbitrations under the SIAC, ICC and UNICTRAL arbitral rules. Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Mr Steel worked in the white-collar crime and international arbitration departments of a leading international law firm in both its New York and Singapore offices. Mr Steel received his bachelor of arts (hons) (law) from Magdalene College, University of Cambridge, and his master of laws in international legal studies from Georgetown University Law Center. Mr Steel is admitted to practise law in New York. He is fluent in both English and Norwegian, and proficient in Mandarin Chinese and French.