Law firm doubles profits after acquisitive year

David Beech
Revenues and profits at Derby and Leicester-based law firm Knights have soared, it announced this morning (21 May). Knights says it expects its full-year results to 30 April to show revenue climbing by just over 50% to £52.4m, while profit before tax is likely to rise by 102% to £9.7m. The news comes almost a year after the listed firm bought Leicester practice Spearing Waite - one of four acquisitions during the year. David Beech, chief executive of Knights, said: "We are pleased to announce this strong performance in our ... 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...