Dee, previously Head of Legal at HL Solicitors, has significant debt recovery and commercial litigation experience which includes advising colleges and universities, financial institutions and companies ranging from major companies to SMEs on all aspects of managing their debt portfolio. She will be based in VWV's Birmingham office with a view to growing the firm's debt recovery offering to clients nationally.
VWV Managing Partner Simon Heald commented:
"Dee has built a reputation for providing clear, effective debt recovery solutions alongside legal advice. This complements VWV's existing clients and debt recovery systems perfectly. We look forward to working with her."
VWV litigation and debt recovery clients currently include: EDF Energy, Yankee Candle, Brandon Hire, Britannia Building Society, The Pensions Regulator and a large number of leading independent schools and universities.
Independent legal directory Chambers & Partners describe the VWV litigation team as "A team of quality people, providing expert advice."
Dee commented on her appointment:
"I am excited to join a national practice, with a superb Litigation and Debt Recovery team. I look forward to contributing to the expansion of the VWV Birmingham office and to the continued growth of VWV with its joining forces with Watford-based practice Matthew Arnold & Baldwin. I am therefore confident that my existing contacts will be in very good hands."