Areas of expertise

Danielle has worked on behalf of individuals in proceedings for fraud, money-laundering, bribery and corruption offences, particularly those with international elements. Danielle defends individuals who are subject to extradition requests from both inside and outside the EAW system and has experience of applying for the removal of INTERPOL Red Notices on the basis of political persecution or breaches of human rights.

In her general crime practice, Danielle advises individuals under investigation for road traffic, drugs, violent and sexual offences.  She has particular experience in acting for youth clients under investigation for sexual offences, and has published widely about these issues.

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Recent work

  • Representing clients in internal and SFO investigations into bribery and corruption.
  • Successful acquittal at trial of a senior executive subject to SFO prosecution for allegations of bribery and corruption in Africa.
  • Part of team advising the CEO of Tesco Plc in the SFO investigation into his role in the alleged misstatement of the supermarket’s accounts. The client was not charged.
  • Successful acquittal at trial for a client charged with sexual assault. Further acquittal at retrial for the possession of indecent images.
  • Advising clients subject to investigation by HM Treasury/NCA for breach of international sanctions and breaches of export controls.
  • Advising youth clients in relation to possession and distribution of indecent images via “sexting” and social media, and successful representations to the CPS for them not to pursue prosecution.
  • Advising defendants facing extradition proceedings from Romania (on allegations of corruption), the UAE (on allegations of fraud) and Ecuador (on allegations of rape).

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Career

Danielle began her career in the Business Crime department of Slater & Gordon (UK) LLP before joining Corker Binning in November 2013 and completing her training with the firm in October 2016.

As part of her training contract, Danielle undertook a 6 month secondment at Bircham Dyson Bell, in the Real Estate and Construction sector. She was predominantly involved in handling commercial property transactions including acquisitions, disposals and development agreements.

Danielle completed her Legal Practice Course in 2013 with distinction at the University of Law. She holds a Master’s degree (LLM) in Criminal Law from the University of Nottingham and completed her undergraduate degree in Law at Durham University in 2010.

Danielle became a member of the committee of the London Criminal Courts Solicitors’ Association (LCCSA) in November 2018.

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News and Posts


Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh examines the Education Act 1996 and criminal sanctions in the Financial Times

Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh discusses the Fawcett Society’s Sex Discrimination Law Review Panel in Criminal Law & Justice Weekly

Lights, Camera, Legislative Action?

Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh discusses the collapse of rape trials and the CPS in the International Business Times UK

Is the CPS really to blame for collapsing rape trials?

Paradise Lost – The beginning of the end for offshore tax havens?

Arrest first, questions later?

The Trial: A Murder in the Family (Part Five)

The Trial: A Murder in the Family (Part Two)

Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh discusses the impending legislation to combat online child exploitation published in Criminal Law & Justice Weekly

Online Child Exploitation

Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh’s article discussing the criminality of youth sexting published in The Barrister

Youth sexting: updated position on self-taken indecent images and social media

Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh’s article on youth “sexting” published in Criminal Law & Justice Weekly

David Corker and Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh discuss ‘sexting’ prosecution in The Brief

Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh discusses proposed amendments to revenge porn litigation in Criminal Law & Justice Weekly

Revenge Porn: Widening the Net?

Andrew Smith and Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh article re corporate criminal liability published on Traidcraft blog

Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh article re sex-tapes and marital disputes published in The Barrister

Revenge Pawn: Sex-tapes and marital disputes

Accountability and Abuse of Process; Courts unable to stay proceedings in order to sanction prosecution non-compliance

Danielle Reece-Greenhalgh article on Revenge Porn published in CrimeLine and the Barrister