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DAC Beachcroft has a long-standing Government practice, working on projects for central government, local authorities, higher education establishments and the NHS. Our reputation has been built on supporting public bodies with the open and fair implementation of policies and procedures and the successful completion of transactions and projects vital to their objectives.

We are delighted to be part of the  Crown Commercial Services (CCS) framework for both Block 2 - Central Government (RM3786) and Block 4 - Wider Public sector (RM3788).

We offer one of the strongest legal networks in the UK, with offices in Birmingham, Bristol, Glasgow, Leeds, London, Manchester, Newcastle, Newport and Winchester. We have 231 partners and 568 lawyers throughout the country; a strength and depth ensuring you have access to the best talent, wherever and whenever you require it.

We provide a comprehensive and diverse range of legal services. Whatever the service we offer, our lawyers are brought together by a common vision; to be recognised for our insight and our outstanding commitment to clients. Our Cultural Principles describe the way we work together, in support of your success. We are committed to providing advice that is innovative, practical and tailored. We pride ourselves on service delivery and getting to the heart of the issues which matter to you. We have a dedicated Client Listening & Relationship Management Programme, which measures customer satisfaction and uses customer feedback to drive continuous  improvement and strengthen relationships. This includes integrating client feedback into our learning and development programmes and reward and recognition schemes, and using it to improve technical and operational delivery. 


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What our clients say

'DAC Beachcroft works well between its teams and their principals. I have been very impressed by their speed of response, friendliness and approachability.’ Legal 500 UK 2020 Edition, Local government

'One client says: "I've found them to be extremely good. They've grasped what we as a council have needed, and have given us really good advice and options. I found it really useful that they brought in the people most suitable for different elements of the work".' Chambers and Partners UK 2018 Edition, Local government

"They are a national practice with a good reach in London and around the country, and their instructions are always well prepared." Chambers and Partners UK 2017 Edition, Local government