Daniel Greenberg

General Editor, Annotated Statutes & Insight Westlaw UK & Ireland, Thomson Reuters


Daniel Greenberg is a lawyer specialising in legislation and the legislative process. He served in the Office of the Parliamentary Counsel from 1991 to 2010. From 2010 to 2016 he divided his time between serving as an adviser in the Office of Speaker’s Counsel, House of Commons and acting as consultant Parliamentary Counsel at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP. In August 2016 he was appointed Counsel for Domestic Legislation in the House of Commons. He also serves as the General Editor of Westlaw UK Annotated Statutes and Insight Encyclopedia. He drafts primary and subordinate legislation in the UK, and has provided drafting and training services in Albania, Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Isle of Man, Malaysia, Myanmar, South Georgia and elsewhere. He is also the Editor of Craies on Legislation, Stroud’s Judicial Dictionary and Jowitt’s Dictionary of English Law, the Editor in Chief of the Statute Law Review and the Editor of Halsbury’s Laws on Statutes. He is an Associate Fellow of the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London, a faculty member of the legislative drafting course of Athabasca University and a Director of the Constitution Reform Group.

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A brief Brexit Bill: what now?
Public sector

A brief Brexit Bill: what now?

Following the Supreme Court's decision in Miller, the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill has been authored, beginning the process by which the Prime Minister will trigger Article 50 and take the UK out of the European Union. How will the Bill's brevity affect its passage through the legislative process?

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