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DWF reports growth in 2017/18

Sep 14, 2018 DWF has revealed an increase in turnover for the 2017/18 financial year. The firm increased turnover from £199m to £236m, or 18 per cent. Meanwhile, average profit per equity partner increased from last year’s…

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Merger set between DWF and C&H Jefferson

Nov 29, 2016 DWF has confirmed that it will merge with C&H Jefferson, a Belfast-based firm that specialises in commercial work. The merger will take place by the end of the year, at which point C&H…

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DWF misses £200m turnover target

Aug 16, 2016 DWF revealed a 2 per cent drop in revenue last year to £187.1m, missing its £200m turnover target for the third consecutive year. Growth has slowed at the firm in recent years, despite…

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DWF reappoints managing partner

Dec 3, 2014 DWF recently reappointed Andrew Leaitherland as managing partner and CEO. The reappointment, which begins in January, marks Leaitherland's fourth consecutive three-year term. The election…

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DWF cuts 21 staff in the UK

Mar 5, 2014 Twenty-one DWF staff are set to lose their jobs as the firm enters into a redundancy consultation. The jobs are being cut from DWF's finance teams in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Birmingham,…

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