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On Monday, the listed law firm started to address over-capacity by cutting 60 people, and closing two international offices. Picture: DWF’s London headquarters. Credit: Shutterstock

When DWF announced this week it was aborting its expansive missions in Asia and Europe, jettisoning 60 staff members along the way, it marked a sharp reversal of the firm’s rapid growth of recent years. Now former partners say more cuts are needed.

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Krishnan Nair

Krishnan is Deputy Editor at Law.com International. A qualified solicitor, he has written for a number of publications and information providers, including the Financial Times and LexisNexis, joining Law.com in May 2018. He covers a variety of City and international law firms as well as disputes and white collar crime.

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