Daniel McClean is a lawyer specialising in art and cultural property law working with different sectors of the art market, including artists, collectors, dealers, galleries and museums. Daniel also specialises in intellectual property law and regularly advises artists and photographers on intellectual property agreements and in intellectual property disputes. He is a consultant to London law firm Howard Kennedy LLP.
In addition to his consultancy work, Daniel is actively involved in the art world as an independent curator and writer and has commercial gallery experience. He was the commissioning editor of 'Dear Images: Art, Copyright and Culture' (2002) and 'The Trials of Art' (2007) and co-authored 'Commissioning Contemporary Art: A Handbook for Curators, Collectors and Artists' with Louisa Buck, published by Thames & Hudson in 2012.