Meet Daniel

Head of Legal & Public Policy


Daniel Clough

Head of Legal & Public Policy

Dan has  over 10 years’ experience in the legal industry, including significant litigation experience,  and has spent the past 4 years placing permanent and interim attorneys  with both law firms (boutique to AmLaw) and corporate legal departments (Startup to Fortune 500). Prior to joining JCW, he enjoyed a successful tenure as a managing director and top performer at MLA.  His core expertise is placing attorneys, from senior counsel to chief legal officer, on corporate legal and government affairs teams spanning technology, media, financial and life sciences industries.

Recent placements

General Counsel
AI Tech Company

Senior IP Counsel
FinTech Company

Head of US Public Policy
Publicly-Traded Tech Company

Interim Privacy Counsel
Fortune 500 Company

Dan's areas of focus

I work with exceptional candidates with the following skill sets

  • General Counsel / Chief Legal Officer
  • Commercial & Technology Transactions
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Intellectual Property
  • Product & Regulatory Compliance
  • Business Litigation

Our latest jobs

Permanent/Fixed Term

Director of Tax

Jericho, New York


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Technology Research Manager

New Castle, Delaware


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Permanent/Fixed Term

Regulatory Analyst

New York City, New York


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Why work with us

We have the expertise to help you deliver projects, grow teams and accelerate business growth. Financial services recruitment specialists, we have an extensive network of skilled candidates, from graduates to C-suite, and a range of talent solutions to ensure you receive a service tailored for you. Whether you need a single employee or whole project team, we deliver people capable of making an impact from day one.


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Fast delivery

You’ll always receive a quick response and be presented with the most relevant CVs


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Talent Solution

We can support you with single placements, project teams, staff augmentation and more

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