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Northern Powerhouse European Union


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1 Scott Place
2 Hardman Street


0773 656 3202


Embracing our diverse skills we gain a unique and more valuable legal perspective that can empower our clients, giving them a competitive advantage or simply delivering new solutions to old problems.

DWF is ranked as a top 20 UK law firm and advises many FTSE top 100 clients. Headquartered in Manchester and with over 2,500 people across the UK, we make sure that wherever you are and wherever you aim to be, we will go further to help you get there.

DWF is a full service commercial law firm providing expert legal advice in all the core and primary specialist areas encountered in business – from corporate, litigation and real estate through to commercial agreements, employment, banking, pensions, intellectual property, health and safety and EU/ Competition issues. We provide our services through sector focussed expertise across: retail, food and hospitality; technology, media and telecommunications; financial services; transport, energy and industrials and; central and local government.

DWF’s client base spreads across start up small businesses through to large multinationals and public sector bodies at local, national and regional level. For small businesses and entrepreneurs in particular we are used to delivering commercial agreements, protecting intellectual property, defending challenges and securing funding, including State subsidy support.