DWF Appoints IT and Telecommunications Expert Andrew Whalley
09 Jul, 2012
Leading business law firm, DWF, has recruited IT and telecommunications specialist, Andrew Whalley, as a litigation partner in its Liverpool office.
Andrew will work within DWF’s Outsourcing & Technology sector group, and joins from DLA Piper, where he was a senior associate. Andrew brings to the firm an expertise in commercial litigation and dispute resolution with a focus on IT, telecommunications and outsourcing disputes. Andrew also specialises in high value professional negligence disputes.
Andrew has represented leading national and international IT and telecommunications clients and has acted on a number of high-profile and reported cases. He has also built up significant international experience in managing commercial and IT and telecommunications disputes throughout Europe, Asia, the US and South Africa.
Graham Dagnall, national head of litigation at DWF, comments: “With Andrew’s specialist experience of IT and telecommunications disputes, he will be a key addition to the Outsourcing & Technology team, and his appointment demonstrates our commitment to strengthening our sector focus.”
Andrew added: “This is an exciting period for DWF, so I look forward to the opportunity to contribute to the firm’s impressive growth. I’m thrilled by the prospect of helping to strengthen our national reputation as a firm which is a significant player in the Outsourcing & Technology sector.”
For more information on DWF, please visit www.dwf.co.uk