Addleshaws and Nabarro admit failed merger talks

LAW firms Addleshaw Goddard and Nabarro have revealed the pair have held failed merger talks.

Preliminary discussions ended at the start of February, the firms have confirmed.

A merger would have created a combined firm with revenues of more than £280m.

Addleshaw Goddard has an office in Leeds and Nabarro has a sizeable presence in Sheffield.

In a statement, Addleshaw Goddard said: "We have always said that we would be open minded about the possibility of further merger to accelerate our strategic progress ... For the full story register now for free or login below...