Law firms George Davies and Mills & Reeve mull merger

MANCHESTER law firm George Davies is in "early stage" merger talks with larger national firm Mills & Reeve.

The debt-free £7.3m turnover practice is based in the same building, 1 New York Street, as its much-larger suitor's small Manchester office.

George Davies managing partner Mark Hovell told "We are a successful, mid-tier Manchester firm and we have been thinking about the future in a changing and consolidating legal market.

"Mills & Reeves is an interesting opportunity for us. The proces... For the full story register now for free or login below...