Dundas & Wilson


Latest News

    CMS Cameron McKenna UK announces change of guard

    February 1, 2016 CMS Cameron McKenna announced major changes coming soon with its leadership. The firm has appointed Stephen Millar to be its next UK managing partner. The firm's current managing partner, Duncan Weston, will step down…

    more »

    Akin Gump lures Jones Day construction head

    January 22, 2016 Hamish Lal, construction head and arbitration specialist at Jones Day, is leaving the firm to join Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld. Lal was hired to be the head of Jones Day’s construction practice in 2009. He…

    more »

    CMS Cameron McKenna and Dundas to cut 60 jobs

    March 21, 2014 CMS Cameron McKenna and Dundas & Wilson have entered into redundancy consultations, with up to 60 jobs at risk, in the lead-up to their planned merger in May. Dundas & Wilson may cut 40 of its support roles, and CMS…

    more »

    Dundas and CMS Cameron McKenna agreed to lock-in

    January 28, 2014 Dundas & Wilson and CMS Cameron McKenna agreed to a two-year partner lock-in period as a condition of their merger this year. During the two-year lock-in all partners at both firms are guaranteed an income based on…

    more »

    Partners depart ahead of Dundas merger

    January 1, 2014 The May 2014 merger of Scottish firm Dundas & Wilson and CMS Cameron McKenna has precipitated the departure of a group of partners from Dundas. The group, which includes former chairman David Hardie, has decided not to…

    more »

    CMS Cameron McKenna considers acquiring Dundas

    December 12, 2013 CMS Cameron McKenna is looking into the acquisition of Dundas & Wilson. According to reports, CMS began conducting due diligence some five months ago, but partners at Dundas & Wilson were made aware of the proposed deal…

    more »

    Dundas & Wilson scales back UK ambitions

    September 10, 2013 Dundas & Wilson has abandoned its strategy of becoming a major UK firm, opting to refocus on growth of its Scottish base. Co-managing partner Allen Wernham explained that the firm would hone in on three core areas in…

    more »

    Scotland's top 5 law firms ranked

    August 20, 2013 The view from the top has changed in Scotland, with the country's largest law firms reshuffling their positions after the takeover of McGrigors by Pinsent Masons and the merger of Burness with Paull & Williamsons.…

    more »

    Dundas & Wilson defers London trainee intake

    June 14, 2013 Dundas & Wilson has announced that it is deferring the majority of its september trainee intake and the entire 2014 London office trainee intake by one year. The 24 trainees that were due to start in 2014 and will now…

    more »

more news »