Capita to move into legal market with Optima deal

CAPITA has announced it has reached a conditional agreement to acquire Optima Legal Services, including its subsidiary Cost Advocates, for an undisclosed sum.

Optima Legal provides legal services for property transactions, debt recovery and litigation services, while Cost Advocates provides legal costs drafting and negotiation services.

It operates from offices in Bradford, Newcastle and London and its clients include many of the UK's largest financial services providers.

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