North West legal firm DWF has appointed
chartered accountant and former KPMG former regional chief, Alan Benzie, as its
Benzie will replace John Paton, who is to stand down after nine years in the
The firm saw fee income soar by almost half (47%) for 2006-07 to reach £50m,
while partner profits climbed 12% to hit £370,000, Legal Week reported.
Dennis Layton takes up the position on April 1 and will contribute to the firm’s goal of becoming the leading global professional services organisation by 2020
Richard Cartwright becomes the new head, taking over from incumbent head of office David Lemon
Brian Burke, business development director, has moved within the firm to 'develop Quantuma’s networks with Sussex professional firms'
Stephen Mills joins the Manchester office from IBM, where he spent 12 years as an associate partner in the data, analytics and cognitive consulting group