Knights buys Spearing Waite in £8.5m deal

David Beech
Listed law firm Knights, which has an office in Derby, has bought Leicester-based Spearing Waite in deal worth up to £8.5m. For the year ending 31 March 2018 Spearing Waite turned over £7.1m. Knights says the deal will see the company move to eight regional offices and 450 fee earners, increasing its presence in the East Midlands alongside its existing Derby office. The Spearing Waite name will disappear from 1 January 2019 a the company is rebranded to Knights. Knights has acquired the equity membership interests of Speari... For the full story register now for free or login below...