Daniel Shapland | London | Hogan Lovells

Daniel Shapland

Associate Global Regulatory




Daniel Shapland
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Daniel assists companies on a full range of international trade law and policy issues, including customs, sanctions laws and export controls. He also advises on foreign and direct investment regulations, particularly under the National Security and Investment Act 2021. 

From 2015 to 2021, Daniel worked in the UK Parliament advising and assisting Claire Coutinho MP and Peter Heaton-Jones MP with their parliamentary work. His period at the UK Parliament coincided with the Brexit referendum a debate over the UK’s trade relationship with the EU, the consideration of a new UK investment screening regime, and the Covid-19 pandemic.

Representative experience

Advising companies on the compliance of policy proposals with the UK's international trade obligations

Advising on the applicability of the National Security and Investment Act 2021 to the activities of target companies

Advising companies on sanctions laws compliance from a UK and EU perspective

Advising companies on the export control classification of their products 

Advising companies on customs procedure for the import of their products, including under the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement and the Windsor Framework


  • BA (Law) LLB, University of Reading, First Class, 2015
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Solicitor, England and Wales