A unique, modern and integrated service platform
The £650bn global legal services market is growing at 4-6% and transforming in a technology driven era. DWF is the only legal business leading with the integrated proposition multinational clients want, and the only one to own a top tier provider of alternative legal services, which addresses a segment of the market growing at 25-35%a year. Our integrated approach combines premium legal advice, outsourced and process-led legal services and associated business services and products, helping to improve efficiency while ensuring quality.
A global business with multi-jurisdictional expertise
With more than 4,000 people across 31 locations, our global presence distinguishes us from other listed legal services providers and enables us to support clients on complex cross-border mandates and secure appointment to multi-jurisdictional legal panels.
Predictable, recurring and diverse revenues sit alongside a quality M&A track record
Significant recurring revenues from blue chip clients in our largest markets of insurance, financial services and real estate - supported by our strategy of acquiring complementary businesses with high recurring revenues and strong cash generation. Our breadth of services and sector expertise, together with our global presence, ensure our revenues are diversified and we are well-positioned throughout the economic cycle.
Talented and incentivised experts at the heart of everything we do
Our business is powered by people who are experts at what they do, and by combining their talents with investment in technology and innovation driven by client need, we offer something new, compelling and highly effective. Offering equity in our compensation makes us unique as a global legal business, creates an alignment of interests between all of our shareholders, and enables a long-term perspective.
An experienced and diverse management team focused on growth
Led by Sir Nigel Knowles, our Executive Board offers years of experience across legal and business services. They work together to inspire a one team culture, which maximises new business and growth opportunities across all our markets.