Trainee Solicitor

Dan McKenna

Dan is a Trainee Solicitor in the Real Estate department.

Since joining the firm, he has gained a variety of experience in commercial and property ligation matters both in the County Court and the High Court, and is now on our Trainee Solicitor scheme.

Recent Department Work

Dan acts for landlords and tenants predominately in relation to possession claims, the Czech Republic in a long-standing international arbitration matter, and a cryptocurrency asset exchange against South African liquidators.


Growing up in Ayrshire, Scotland, Dan originally studied National 5s, then latterly Highers and Advanced Highers in his final years of school. At law school, Dan took an interest in constitutional and administrative law, as he has a keen interest in politics, particularly Scottish Devolution.

Prior to joining Axiom DWFM, Dan gained experience working in multiple practice areas, including Human Rights.

Qualifications & Memberships

LLB Dual Qualifying (Scots & English) Law Undergraduate Degree – University of Strathclyde

LLM Corporate & Financial Law Masters Degree – University of Glasgow

Outside interests

Outside of work, Dan likes to exercise, which includes running, playing tennis, and going to the gym. A keen golfer, he also loves to travel, including frequent visits to his family in the south of France.