Australian firm Slater & Gordon gets approval for £53.8m acquisition of UK firm RJW
Slater & Gordon for its £53.8 million acquisition of UK law firm Russell Jones & Walker, clearing the way for the completion of the buy out. Under the terms of the deal, RJW equity partners have exchanged ownership of a traditional partnership for share-ownership in Slater Gordon.
RJW chief executive officer Neil Kinsella said :“We are in the midst of a changing landscape in the UK and we want to be at the forefront of that change – both in a regulatory sense and in service delivery”.
He added: “One thing that will not change is our commitment to make access to justice available and affordable to all because that’s a common goal that we share with Slater & Gordon and it’s one of the things that attracted us to them in the first place."
Read more at www.thenewlawyer.com.au.comments powered by Disqus