Law firm contemplates US merger

A US tie-up is on the cards at Addleshaw Goddard which has offices in Manchester, Leeds and London.

Addleshaw Goddard is reportedly in merger talks with Hunton & Williams.

The firm, headquartered in Virginia, employs 800 people across Asia, the US and Asia.

Professional publication The Lawyer has reported that Addleshaws is seeking expansion in the US with the merger.

A spokesperson for Addleshaw Goddard said: “We've said before that we will never comment on speculation about merge... 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...