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On behalf of Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

28 January 2016

Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust wishes to extend its deepest sympathies to the family of Frances Cappuccini, who have approached this very difficult situation of a criminal trial into Frances' tragic death, with the utmost dignity throughout.

DAC Beachcroft's Insurance Thought Leadership Shortlisted for Award

26 January 2016

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has been shortlisted in the best thought leadership category of the 2016 Managing Partners' Forum (MPF) awards for its Insurance Market Conditions & Trends 2015/16 report.

DAC Beachcroft's Insurance Team Heads to Supreme Court in Latest Stage of London 2011 Riots Litigation

20 January 2016

The high profile London 2011 riots damages case, (1) Mitsui Sumitomo (2)Tokio Marine and Others v The Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime, reaches the Supreme Court tomorrow, Thursday 21 January 2016, where five judges will consider whether property owners (or their insurers) can recover consequential losses under the Riot (Damages) Act 1886.

DAC Beachcroft Announces Solid Half-Year Financial Results

14 December 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has announced a solid improvement in its financial performance at the half-year stage for 2015/16. Total revenue at 31 October stood above budget at £100.8 million, a 2% increase on the same period last year.

DAC Beachcroft Appoints New Leeds Office Head

8 December 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has appointed Michael Peeters as its new Regional Senior Partner (RSP) for Leeds. Michael takes over in the role from predecessor, Virginia Clegg, who became DAC Beachcroft's Senior Partner on 1 November 2015.

DAC Beachcroft Reappointed as Employment Law Partner to GOSH

1 December 2015

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust (GOSH) has reappointed leading healthcare law firm DAC Beachcroft as its adviser and partner in employment law matters.

DAC Beachcroft Continues to Build in Leeds with Latest Senior Tech Law Appointment

19 November 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has continued its programme of significant investment in Leeds with the appointment of Richard Watkinson to its national technology team.

DAC Beachcroft Partner Elected New President Of FOIL

13 November 2015

DAC Beachcroft partner Duncan Rutter has become the 20th President of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers (FOIL), with a mission during his year of office of working to maintain access to justice while at the same time improving the claims process, removing excessive costs from the system and tackling fraud.

Two-thirds of NHS leaders say there is not sufficient local leadership capacity to implement the NHS Five Year Forward View

10 November 2015

Two-thirds of NHS leaders believe there is not sufficient local leadership capacity to deliver the new models of care within the NHS Five Year Forward View, with the need to focus on collaborative working and system leadership, according to DAC Beachcroft LLP's 'Understanding the Barriers to Innovation' thought leadership report.

DAC Beachcroft Achieves Record Year in Chambers & Partners UK

4 November 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft LLP has achieved a record performance in the newly-published edition of Chambers and Partners UK 2016, building on its best-ever year in Legal 500 last month.

New Era Begins as DAC Beachcroft Welcomes Incoming Senior Management Team

2 November 2015

Virginia Clegg and David Pollitt have officially begun today (2 November) in their new roles as Senior Partner and Managing Partner at international law firm DAC Beachcroft.

DAC Beachcroft Launches Integration Hub for Health Professionals

28 October 2015

DAC Beachcroft has designed and launched a new resource to help senior leaders in the health and social care sector overcome the perceived legal, strategic and commercial barriers to integration when adopting new models of care.

DAC Beachcroft Named Lead UK Construction Adviser to Bellway Homes

15 October 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has been appointed by leading UK housebuilder Bellway Homes as its sole adviser for construction legal matters across England, Scotland and Wales.

DAC Beachcroft's Claims Validation Team named Fraud Investigation Team of the Year

2 October 2015

DAC Beachcroft's Claims Validation Team (CVT) was named Fraud Investigation Team of the Year at last night's Post Insurance Fraud Awards, the insurance industry's most prestigious fraud awards ceremony.

DAC Beachcroft Expands Manchester with New Corporate Partner

29 September 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has appointed Paul Ellaby as a Corporate Partner in its Manchester office with effect from 7 September.

DAC Beachcroft Named among the Top Five Law Firms by Legal 500 Directory 2015

24 September 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has achieved its best-ever performance in the new Legal 500 Directory rankings 2015 and broken into the UK top five by number of recommended lawyers for the first time.

DAC Beachcroft advise Partnerships in Care on further acquisitions

15 September 2015

Leading healthcare law firm DAC Beachcroft is delighted to have advised Partnerships in Care (PiC) on two of their latest acquisitions.

DAC Beachcroft Continues its Drive into Latin America with Launch of New Base in Miami

10 September 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has opened an office in Miami, USA, with effect from 10 September 2015 in order to further strengthen its market-leading platform in Latin America.

DAC Beachcroft Retains 100% of Trainees for 2015

4 September 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft is pleased to announce it has retained the entire cohort of newly-qualified solicitors in 2015.

DAC Beachcroft secures ABS licence for its Claims Ltd business

3 September 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has announced that its claims business in England and Wales (DAC Beachcroft Claims Ltd) has been awarded a licence by the Solicitors Regulation Authority to operate as an alternative business structure (ABS).