Press releases

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DAC Beachcroft Appoints Seven to Brand-New Legal Director Role

30 July 2015

DAC Beachcroft retains Investors in People Gold accreditation

17 July 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft is pleased to announce it has retained its Investors in People (IiP) Gold accreditation, continuing to be one of very few commercial law firms to achieve the accolade based on feedback from its staff.

DAC Beachcroft Planning Experts React to Latest Planning Reforms

10 July 2015

Planning experts at international law firm DAC Beachcroft respond to the latest planning reforms proposed in HM Treasury's paper 'Fixing the Foundations: Creating a more Prosperous Nation', launched today (10 July).

DAC Beachcroft Announces New Senior Leadership

8 July 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft LLP is pleased to announce the results of its recent election process to appoint a new management team. Virginia Clegg will be the firm's new Senior Partner, taking over in the role from Simon Hodson. David Pollitt will be the firm's new Managing Partner, replacing current incumbent, Paul Murray. Both new appointments will take effect from 1 November.

Credit Hire County Court Win for DAC Beachcroft

22 June 2015

The credit hire team at international law firm DAC Beachcroft has successfully defended an appeal by credit hire organisation, On Hire Limited, relating to the recovery of credit hire rates where replacement vehicles with zero excesses are hired.

DAC Beachcroft named legal advisor of the year at 2015 HealthInvestor Awards

12 June 2015

DAC Beachcroft's Corporate and Healthcare Regulatory teams and its Governance Advisory Practice were named collectively as Legal Advisor of the Year - Transactional Private - at the 2015 HealthInvestor awards last night (10 June), which aim to recognise achievement in the business of healthcare.

DAC Beachcroft Publishes Financial Results for 2014/15

11 June 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has today (10 June) published its unaudited, provisional results for the last financial year ending 30 April 2015.

Dickson Appointed CEO of DAC Beachcroft Claims Limited

1 June 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft can announce that Craig Dickson has been appointed CEO of its Claims Solutions Group (CSG) on a permanent basis.

A view on the future of homecare businesses

21 May 2015

Rosalind Ashcroft, partner at law firm DAC Beachcroft, takes a pragmatic view on the topic of homecare businesses in the UK and the factors that are negatively affecting the financial viability of the homecare market.

DAC Beachcroft recruits clinical risk specialist in Bristol

18 May 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has appointed clinical risk specialist Simon Perkins as a partner within its specialist Clinical Risk team.

DAC Beachcroft advises on disability discrimination claim against the South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

14 May 2015

Today (Thursday 14th May) the Employment Appeal Tribunal gave its decision on the case of Gunn v South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS). Leading healthcare law firm DAC Beachcroft LLP acted for the Respondent.

DAC Beachcroft welcomes Launch by St George's Bristol of New Music Mentors Scheme for Aspiring Young Musicians

11 May 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft is delighted to be sponsoring "An Evening with Julian Lloyd Webber", the world-renowned classical cellist, at St George’s Bristol tonight, Monday 11 May. The event will mark the official launch by St George's of its new Bristol Music Mentors Scheme. The project, whose official patron and first music mentor is Julian Lloyd Webber, aims to provide music lessons by world famous artists to aspiring young local musicians in Bristol and the South West.

DAC Beachcroft advises on significant mental healthcare acquisitions

8 May 2015

Leading healthcare law firm DAC Beachcroft is delighted to have advised on Partnerships in Care's (PiC) successful acquisition of two mental health units from Choice Lifestyles in March 2015 and on its proposed acquisition of Care UK's mental health group.

New NHS Commercial Alliance Framework now available to LPP members

7 May 2015

DAC Beachcroft is pleased to confirm its appointment to all Lots of the NHS Commercial Alliance legal services framework.

Pensions Expert joins DAC Beachcroft's Professional Liability Team

28 April 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has appointed pensions specialist Rebecca Smith as a Partner in its professional liability team.

DAC Beachcroft Announces Annual Partner and Associate Promotions for 2015

17 April 2015

International law firm DAC Beachroft is pleased to announce the promotion of 15 new Partners and 29 new Associates with effect from 1 May. The promotions take total partner numbers to 258.

DAC Beachcroft Appointed to NFU Mutual's New Legal Panel

10 April 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft is delighted to have been appointed to NFU Mutual's new legal panel for England and Wales, with effect from 1 May 2015.

DAC Beachcroft Advises Crest Nicholson on Major New Project in Central London

2 April 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft has advised Crest Nicholson on its acquisition of Valentine Place between London Bridge and Waterloo stations, soon to be the site of a £80million mixed-use development.

DAC Beachcroft Appoints New Partner in London Corporate Team

1 April 2015

International law firm DAC Beachroft has appointed Jonathan Deverill as a partner in its London Corporate practice. Jonathan, who trained at Slaughter and May, joins the firm on 1 April from DMH Stallard.

DAC Beachcroft named Insurance Team of the Year at Legal Business Awards 2015

27 March 2015

International law firm DAC Beachcroft was named Insurance Team of the Year 2015 at the Legal Business annual awards ceremony this week. This marks the second time in the last three years that the firm's insurance team has claimed the coveted Insurance Team of the Year title, having made the magazine's shortlist in this category for the last four consecutive years.