Global legal business DWF has announced the appointment of senior insurance litigator Lynne Macfarlane as a director in its Scottish insurance practice.
Published 8 October 2019
DWF has unveiled plans to increase the representation of women and ethnic minorities in senior leadership positions over the next three years.
Published 30 September 2019
DWF Group plc, with offices in Edinburgh and Glasgow, saw revenue growth of 15 per cent in a "milestone year" which saw it become the largest listed full-service legal business on the London Stock Exchange.
Published 31 July 2019
DWF, which has offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh, has announced a series of promotions across its Scottish teams.Jennifer Wright has been promoted to senior associate in the employment team; Andrew McConnell to senior associate in the professional indemnity team; Alan McDonald to senior associate within the commercial litigation team; Mikela Rochford, to associate in the banking team; Emma Frizzle to manager in DWF's real estate practice and Ilze Kucina who has been promoted to lead paralegal in the occupational health team.
Published 10 July 2019
DWF has secured an appointment to the legal services framework for seven local authorities across the north of Scotland.
Published 26 June 2019
DWF has appointed Kevin McGlone as a partner to its expanding real estate team in Scotland.
Published 5 June 2019
DWF Group plc has acquired a Polish legal services business for £3 million.
Published 7 May 2019
DWF's Scottish corporate team has advised private equity investors Aliter Capital and Boston Networks on the acquisition of technology solutions business Pinacl Solutions and Pinacl GDA to create a new UK-wide network infrastructure and integrated technologies business.
Published 9 April 2019
DWF has advised on the high profile management buyout (MBO) by Maven Capital Partners of Scottish business, CMS Window System (CMS), a manufacturer of premium windows and doors. This is the fourth investment made by Maven’s UK Regional Buyout Fund.
Published 3 April 2019
DWF's innovations in combating fraud have been highlighted at the 2019 Scottish Legal Awards, where the business secured two accolades.
Published 26 March 2019
DWF has announced a market capitalisation of £366 million ahead of its initial public offering on the London Stock Exchange.
Published 11 March 2019
DWF's Scottish corporate team has advised Ipsum Group, backed by private equity fund Aliter Capital, on its third bolt-on acquisition, the purchase of drainage and maintenance company Euro Environmental Utilities Group Limited.
Published 27 February 2019
International legal business DWF, with offices in Belfast and Dublin, has confirmed plans to go ahead with an initial public offering in March 2019.
Published 8 February 2019
DWF Edinburgh has hosted the Scottish launch of Women in the Law UK in a bid to encourage, inspire and support the next generation of Lawyers.
Published 7 February 2019
DWF has announced plans for an initial public offering and has submitted necessary documents for approval to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
Published 31 January 2019