DWF Group is a legal and business services provider. DWF provides corporate business services, such as legal advisory, mindcrest, advocacy, audit, forensic, and many more.
DWF Group can help you with corporate laws, and their experts can advise you on private equity transactions (institutions and management teams, mergers & acquisitions (public and private), equity capital markets (AIM, Main Market, and secondary fundraisings), venture & growth capital, and corporate law governance & compliance (shareholder agreements, partnership transactions, and joint ventures).
DWF Group offers employment legal advice and can help with recruitment, day-to-day, compliance, termination, tribunals & court representation, collective employment, restructuring, M& A, and pensions.
DWF Group assists with finance and restructuring and can help with acquisition finance, asset & structured finance, debt capital markets, insolvency, Islamic finance, real estate finance, renewables & energy finance, and restructuring.
DWF Group offers insurance services that include business interruption, complex & major injury, construction & engineering, claimant, casualty, data protection risks, energy, and many more.
DWF Group provides help with tax and private capital and can work with you on sale & purchase (companies and businesses), properties (acquisition, disposal, or development), joint ventures, group restructuring & reorganizations, disputes & investigations with tax authorities, international import & export, tax aspects (employment, pensions, remuneration), tax planning, domicile & residence issues, wealth & succession planning, and others.
DWF Group provides audit services such as delegated authority audits, pre-inception audits, due diligence reviews, run-off claims audits, underwriting exit reviews, reserving reviews, claims peer reviews, and Lloyd’s CFR.
Delegated Authority Audits are conducted based on the Lloyd's audit scope for coverholders or Third Party Administrators (TPAs), or our client's bespoke audit scope and include a review of adherence to binding authority or contractual requirements, compliance, underwriting processes, claims handling, accounting processes, information security and customer outcomes. These reviews range from "large coordinated audits", with Audit acting on behalf of multiple Managing Agents or Insurers, through smaller coordinated and singleton audits. Between the team, we have audited and reviewed many hundreds of Coverholders and TPA’s in the UK, Europe, Australia, South-East Asia, South Africa, the United States and Canada.
Our legal advisory offering houses our premium legal services. It brings together the very best in commercial intelligence and industry sector experience to deliver bespoke, highly effective advice for our clients. Working across eight key sectors: Real Estate, Insurance, Financial Services, Technology Media & Communications, Retail, Food & Hospitality, Transport, Government & Public Sector and Energy, we have over 2,000 outstanding lawyers who have their fingers on the pulse of relevant market insights and an expert understanding of legal issues around the world. Our legal advisory work is underpinned by excellence in client service and a focus on quality and innovation.
We have one of the largest specialist insurance teams and are based across the globe. We offer our clients a complete solution, including coverage and litigation in both the private and public sectors.
Corporate Secretarial has over 30 years of experience within the professional services market. Good governance and compliance is a key issue for all businesses and with the increasing time and budget pressures on in-house legal teams, we are able to provide trusted support so that you can be confident that your business is in good standing and legally compliant. The statutory records we hold are maintained using Blueprint OneWorld, which is the leading company secretarial software, and we can provide online access to client contacts on a read only basis. We provide our services on a fixed fee basis, so that there is full visibility of cost allowing our clients to plan ahead in the knowledge that their records are being efficiently managed.
In an ever-evolving world where companies and individuals are constantly considering and trying to understand tax and wealth implications, having the right support is essential. Our global team of experts will give you the advice you need to overcome the challenges and relish in opportunities, by helping you to plan for a successful future, whether managing commercial change or personal risk.