Acquisition of local solicitors for MLP Law

MLP Acquisition

Last week it was announced that one of our clients MLP Law had completed the acquisition of local law firm William H Lill.

With over 85 years’ experience, William H Lill brings a team of 15 to MLP to create a total of 46 employees, consisting of 27 lawyers and 19 support staff.

Leonherman worked with Stephen Attree, Managing Partner of MLP supporting him and his team through the acquisition.

Stephen has said; “Darren and the Leonherman team supported our due diligence and negotiation on the terms of the transaction.  I appreciate their commercial and common sense approach that enabled the transaction to reach a conclusion that was of benefit for all.”

Darren Swann Managing Partner at Leonherman has said; “We have had a working relationship with MLP Law for the past 15 years. They officially became a client in April 2016. My role was to support Stephen through the acquisition, giving guidance and advice, enabling him to put the right structure in place that was of benefit for all those involved.”

You can read the full press release here