Law firm DWF has promoted Julia Williams, head of consumer credit and asset finance, to partner.

DWF’s latest raft of promotions also resulted in Darren Kenny, commercial litigation specialist, being named partner, as well as 33 other senior promotions.

Andrew Leaitherland, managing partner and chief executive officer at DWF, said: “Each of these individuals has been instrumental in driving DWF forward.

“I’m pleased that we can recognise and reward their commitment to us and look forward to supporting each of them in the next phase of their careers.”