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          Rail

          The rail sector has a complex and evolving contractual and regulatory matrix. We know our way around the maze and the issues. We won't leave you going round in circles.

          Our team of rail experts has advised on passenger rail franchise procurement and delivery, infrastructure bills and delivery contracts, track access and regulatory reviews, new and refurbished rolling stock, rail freight terminals and grants, tram schemes, station and maintenance depot developments and leases, retailing, ticketing and transport integration.

          "A top quality team, particularly in the field of marine insurance."
          – Chambers & Partners and Legal 500

          Our team has also handled contract disputes, high value claims for personal injury, line trespass and for damaged rolling stock, as well as HR, trades union and rail pension scheme matters.

          Our international team provides decisive, expert direction in an approachable way. We are recognised for our exemplary service, understanding your commercial needs as well as the complex legal framework surrounding your industry. Praised for our innovative and energetic solutions, we pride ourselves on our collaborative approach in applying them.

          DWF is delighted to have been appointed to the Crown Commercial Services framework for 'Wider Public Sector – Legal Services' (RM3788). This means that if you are a public sector organisation and you qualify to use this CCS framework, you can now appoint us through the contract. Find out more and download our prospectuses.

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          Suzanne Moir

          • Partner // Head of Projects: Road, Rail and Aviation

          Martin Gallaher

          • Partner // Head of Public Sector (Scotland) // Head of Projects: Road, Rail and Aviation

          Ali Boroumand

          • Partner // Head of Mining & Minerals

          Jean Francois Mercadier

          • Partner // Managing Partner (France)

          Dr. Mathias Reif

          • Partner // Executive Partner (Cologne) // Head of Corporate & M&A (Germany) // Global Head of DWF Israel Desk
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