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    DWF promotions spread evenly in latest round

    November 10, 2017 DWF has promoted nine lawyers to partner, effective November 1. The promotions are fairly evenly spread between the firm’s offices, with London and Liverpool being the only offices with more than one promotion.…

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    DWF opens Milan office

    October 31, 2017 DWF has launched its new Milan office, which marks the firm’s sixth office opening of the year. DWF hired a three-partner team from Pavia e Ansaldo to launch the new office, including tax partner Tancredi Marino,…

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    DWF brings on Andrew Carpenter from Addleshaws

    October 5, 2017 DWF has hired Andrew Carpenter from Addleshaw Goddard, just a month after landing former DLA Piper head Sir Nigel Knowles. Carpenter was in the running for a senior partner position at Addleshaws last year, and served…

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    Australian tie-up brings two new offices to DWF

    October 3, 2017 DWF has announced a tie-up with independent Australian firm MVM Legal, in a move that will bring two new offices to the DWF network. Through the combination, which involves 20 lawyers and six partners from MVM, DWF…

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    DWF names Nigel Knowles as new chairman

    September 8, 2017 DWF has announced that former DLA Piper chair Nigel Knowles has joined the firm to take on a position as chairman. He replaces Alan Benzie, who held the role for more than 10 years at DWF. Knowles spent 40 years at…

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    DWF revenue up 8 per cent to reach £200m target

    September 1, 2017 DWF has posted its latest financial results, revealing an 8 per cent increase in revenue, which grew from £187.1m in 2015/16 to £201.2m in 2016/17. Average profit per equity partner (PEP) dropped by 8per cent,…

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    Winston & Strawn hires two from Eversheds in Dubai

    July 19, 2017 Winston & Strawn has boosted its Dubai office with a dual hire from Eversheds Sutherland. The new hires include counsel Nick Sharratt and partner Ben Bruton. Bruton joined Eversheds in 2009 from Norton Rose Fulbright,…

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    DWF announces three new South America tie-ups

    July 14, 2017 DWF has expanded throughout South America with the launch of three new associations with local firms. In Argentina, the firm has launched a non-exclusive best friends arrangement with Vagedes & Associados. In Panama,…

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