Leading national law firm Slater and Gordon (formerly Russell Jones & Walker) is continuing its expansion with the purchase of a number of personal injury cases from JSP solicitors in Skegness, Lincolnshire.
The acquisition, follows a recent merger with the world’s first publicly listed law firm, Australian based Slater and Gordon Lawyers, and a further step in Slater and Gordon’s ambition to become one of the largest providers of personal legal services in the UK.
Caoilionn Hurley, Chief Commercial Officer at Slater and Gordon Lawyers said:
“We are delighted to have completed this deal and we’re looking forward to working with JSP on implementation over the coming months.
“As part of Slater and Gordon’s ambitious growth strategy we are keen to help those wishing to exit the sector by acquiring caseloads, or indeed, firms.
“The acquisition is testament to the work Slater and Gordon is doing in the field of personal injury. Our commitment to enabling our clients to access the rehabilitation and support they need to recover is the driving force behind our success.”
James Smith, managing partner at JSP, said:
”The decision to divest the practice will allow him to pursue new interests.
“After much consideration and detailed discussions with Slater and Gordon I am confident they can offer JSP clients an unbeatable level of care and due diligence.
“I have been consistently impressed with their work and commitment to clients and have no doubts that they will able to provide top class personal injury services in Skegness and surrounding areas.”