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    Weightmans debt rises along with tech budget

    November 14, 2017 Weightmans continues to spend more on technology even as the firm’s debt levels rise. The firm spent £1.3m last year on new technology, doing away with its practice management system among other upgrades. This…

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    Weightmans extends management team mandate

    September 24, 2015 The partnership at Weightmans has formally re-elected the firm's managing partner and senior partner, John Schorah and Dan Cutts, to their respective roles. The two leaders stood unopposed in the election, which comes…

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    Weightmans expanding through merger

    June 9, 2015 Weightmans announced that it has entered formal merger negotiations with Leeds firm Ford & Warren. The merger would see Weightmans expand into Leeds, adding an office to its current stable of eight offices in the…

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    Weightmans promotes four, all female, to partner

    April 16, 2015 Weightmans has promoted four women to its partnership and no others in its latest promotion round. For the second year in a row, a non-lawyer was promoted to be a fixed-share partner. Last year, marketing director…

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    List of firms to be used for government work released

    January 24, 2013 The British government has finalised its review and appointed the legal panel for the Government Procurement Service, tapping Eversheds, Ashurst and DLA Piper among more than 25 law firms for an initial two-year period…

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    UK firm Weightmans posts 33% revenue increase

    May 10, 2012 UK law firm Weightmans has posted revenues of £77.1 million in the 2011-12 financial year, an increase of nearly 33% that may see the firm enter the top 50 UK law firms by revenue. 

£15 million of the £19…

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    Weightmans and Vizards Wyeth to merge

    March 23, 2011 A new player will enter the UK top 50 law firms with the merger of Weightmans and Mace & Jones. The merged firm – under the banner of Weightmans - will have a headcount of over 1000 and a combined fee income of around…

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    UK firm Weightmans to acquire parts of Vizards Wyeth

    January 10, 2011 Vizards Wyeth is set to be acquired by national UK law firm Weightmans, according to reports. Employees at the 19-partner firm have been informed that only some parts of the business are likely to be retained, and a…

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