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2016

"The DWF logo is not in fact 'pink'. It's actually rubine red. Under no circumstances state that it is pink (it really is though) *nervously looks over shoulder."
First year trainee, Leeds
"The branding idea (the cute little circles) is inspired by CEO Andrew Leaitherland's love of sailing. The circle is like the one on coordinates."
First year trainee, Manchester
"We advised on the largest public service contract in Scottish history."
Second year trainee, Edinburgh
"We have sponsored an animal at the atrium of Alder Hey in the park called Jiminee."
Second year trainee, Liverpool
"We have monthly themed social events."
First year trainee, Birmingham
"We have recently opened new international offices in Dubai and Germany."
Second year trainee, Leeds
"Founding member of Diversity in Professional Services Scotland."
Second year trainee, Edinburgh

2015

"The firm has Friday Fridge the last Friday of every month. Drinks and nibbles are provided in the client area after work and everyone is invited!"
First year trainee, Leeds
"The logo isn't pink, it's rubine red (do not call it pink in the recruitment process!)."
First year trainee, Birmingham
"We have just opened an office in Dubai!"
Second year trainee, Birmingham

2014

"The colour of the logo is known as 'rubine red'."
First year trainee, Manchester
"Clients always ask what DWF stands for... it's good to be prepared! (Davies Wallace Foyster)"
Second year trainee, Birmingham
"Twice a year, the firm organises a national trainee dinner where all the trainees from all the offices get together in one region. At this event, the trainees get to hear directly from DWF's CEO, Andrew Leaitherland about where the firm is going and trainees can ask questions and put their own ideas forward."
First year trainee, Newcastle upon Tyne
"In my particular office (and with only 95 people) we have currently raised over £13,000 for St Oswald’s Hospice in Newcastle and have planned events to raise more."
First year trainee, Newcastle upon Tyne
"We grew out of Liverpool - until last year, Jim Davies and Guy Wallis (founding partners) were always in and out of the Liverpool office. There is a real DWF spirit about the Liverpool office."
Second year trainee, Liverpool

2013

"The logo colour is in fact 'rubine red'; not 'barbie pink' as I've heard it be described!"
Second year trainee, Manchester
"Some of the founding partners of the firm still visit the offices, including some of the smaller regional offices, and they take the time to walk around the floors to meet people."
First year trainee, Newcastle
"The comedienne Susan Calman was a trainee at Biggart Baillie (which merged with DWF) before embarking on a stand-up career."
First year trainee, Glasgow
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