Daniel Owen is a barrister at Fenners Chambers, Cambridge (UK). He specialises in the law that governs our use of the world’s seas and oceans. His practice covers international, European Union and United Kingdom law and includes marine planning and licensing, fisheries management and marine protected areas. Daniel also provides training seminars on marine law to both lawyers and non-lawyers.

Marine planning & licensing


Marine planning & licensing

Daniel Owen is able to provide advice on all aspects of marine planning and marine licensing.
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Fisheries management


Fisheries management

Daniel Owen can advise on vessel-specific issues, such as detentions, or on more strategic matters.
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Marine protected areas


Marine protected areas

Daniel Owen’s practice covers all aspects of marine protected areas.
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Major publication

EU Common Fisheries Policy, written by Daniel Owen and Robin Churchill
Major work on the EU Common Fisheries Policy, by Daniel Owen & Robin Churchill, addresses the CFP from a legal perspective.
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Recent work

Cable laying; Fishing effort;
ITLOS Advisory Opinion on fisheries;
Marine Conservation Zones;
Marine Natura 2000 sites;
Marine Strategy Framework Directive.
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Fenners Chambers tel:
+44 (0)1223 368761