International firm DAC Beachcroft has announced a healthy set of results for the year ending 30 April 2019, with double-figure profit growth.

According to unaudited figures, pre-tax profit grew by 10% to £52m and profit per equity partner (PEP) rose by 7% to £570,000. Turnover rose 6% to £243m. 

The firm promoted 15 partners in the last financial year, a third of them women.

David Pollitt, DAC Beachcroft’s managing partner, said: ‘We are very pleased that the results again reflect our ongoing commitment to outstanding client service, our considered investment in our colleagues and, most especially, a disciplined focus on financial management.’

He added: ‘We remain in good shape and are well placed to address any challenges an uncertain future may bring, able to invest appropriately from our existing resources and facilities.’