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    DWF announces details of anticipated IPO

    February 10, 2019 DWF has announced further details about the firm's planned IPO, which is expected to take place in March. The firm expects to raise approximately £75m, with a free float of at least 25% of the firm's issued share…

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    CMS opens Liverpool office

    January 21, 2019 CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang has launched a new office in Liverpool, expanding the firm’s footprint in the UK. The new office will be located in the commercial district office, and will add a new location in…

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    DWF brings on partner from Duane Morris in Singapore

    November 21, 2018 DWF has hired Babita Ambekar as a partner in the firm’s Singapore office. Ambekar joins from Duane Morris & Selvam, where she worked as special counsel, overseeing the firm’s Japan and India practice groups. She…

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    Bird & Bird head of UK tax joins Osborne Clarke

    October 23, 2018 Osborne Clarke has brought on Mathew Oliver, who joins the firm from Bird & Bird, where he served as the firm’s UK tax head. Prior to joining Bird & Bird as a partner in 2005, Oliver was an associate with Lovells,…

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    Shepherd & Wedderburn hires DWF team in Scotland

    October 1, 2018 Independent Scottish firm Shepherd & Wedderburn has brought on a team from DWF in Scotland, increasing the firm’s partner headcount to 81. The team includes Joanna Hamilton and Anthony McEwan, both of whom are…

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    Osborne Clarke brings on DWF employment partner

    September 10, 2018 Osborne Clarke has hired on two new partners in London, both of whom join the firm’s employment practice. Andrew Chamberlain joins Osborne Clarke from DWF, where he has worked since 2014. He previously worked at…

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    DWF makes key leadership hire from Freshfields

    August 6, 2018 DWF has appointed Anup Kollanethu as its first chief executive of managed services. He joins from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer where he has served as chief of business operations. As director of Freshfields’ legal…

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    DWF builds IP practice with veteran hire in Paris

    August 2, 2018 DWF has hired intellectual property (IP) litigator Simon Christiaën from Paris-based firm Lazareff Le Bars. Christiaën has over two decades of experience in IP, having begun his career at Cabinet Lamoureux in 1993.…

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