Daniel is a specialist extradition, immigration and public law practitioner. He appears regularly in the High Court, Magistrates’ Court and Tribunals, representing domestic and foreign Government departments, requesting authorities and applicants. He advises pre-arrest and in import extradition cases, involving the full range of offences. He is experienced in Judicial Review challenges to decisions of public authorities, and Habeas Corpus and unlawful detention cases.


Chambers and Partners quotes:

Daniel Sternberg is listed as a leading junior in the extradition section of Chambers & Partners guide to the bar since 2014:

  • “”A very committed and resilient barrister” who “presents his arguments very strongly and aims very high.” 2019
  • “A first-rate prosecutor” “A very nice, very calm measured advocate” 2017
  • “He is an absolute gentleman and is always well prepared.” 2016
  • “He is a good prosecutor who is fair and straight down the line.” 2016
  • “He has an excellent eye for detail and is a barrister who truly sympathises with the emotional as well as the legal needs of his client.” 2015
  • “He takes cases very seriously. He is very clever.” 2014


  • Attorney-General’s Panel of Civil counsel – C Panel
  • CPS Advocate Panel at Level 2
  • CPS Extradition Panel at Level 2
  • SFO Prosecution Panel & Proceeds of Crime Panel –  List C


  • MA (Cantab)
  • CPE and LL.B City University London

Professional Memberships

  • Elected member of the Bar Council
  • Former Chairman of the Young Barristers Committee of the Bar Council (2015)
  • Committee member of the Defence Extradition Lawyers  Forum

Public Access

Undertakes Public Access work

Attorney General Panel

Appointed to C panel


Daniel Sternberg appointed as Deputy District Judge (Magistrates Court)

14th June 2019

Temple Gardens Chambers congratulates Daniel Sternberg on his appointment today by the Lord Chief Justice as a Deputy District Judge (Magistrates Court).