Law firm acquisition establishes Liverpool base

From left: Greg Cox, Cathy Fielding and Ian Cohen
Leeds-based legal firm Simpson Millar has acquired Liverpool law firm EAD Solicitors for an undisclosed sum as the first step in its £50m investment growth strategy. Operating as EAD, Part of Simpson Millar, the deal sees more than 70 colleagues, including 11 partners, join the wider Simpson Millar team. The combined firm will have just over 470 employees and a fee income of £30m. Liverpool solicitor Ian Cohen, who was previously senior partner at Goodmans Law in Liverpool, as well as the national head of personal injury &a... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...