DWF Appoints Construction and Energy Law Specialist
04 Dec, 2012
Leading business law firm, DWF, has strengthened its construction team with the appointment of Andrew Symms, from Eversheds. Andrew, who joins the firm as a partner, will be based in DWF’s Leeds office and will work across a national client base.
Andrew brings to DWF over 20 years’ experience of working on domestic and international construction projects.
Nic Crocker, National Head of Real Estate, commented: “Over his career, Andrew has worked on a large number of prestigious construction and energy projects – from international sporting venues to power stations – on a variety of contractual issues. His expertise with all forms of construction contracts, and experience of dealing with both contentious and non-contentious issues, ensures he will be a key addition to the team.
“Having worked with a wide-ranging portfolio of clients in his previous role, Andrew’s experience fits perfectly with our construction team, which serves clients across a multitude of sectors.”
Andrew added: “DWF’s construction team has an excellent reputation and has worked on some exciting and high-profile projects. I was particularly attracted to the team as it has a broad practice and works in a variety of industries and specialisms.
“I look forward to supporting the team in continuing to provide the best possible services to its clients, and to further developing my expertise in construction law with the firm.”