02-09-2013

Merger Announcement

The merger will create one of the largest legal practices in the area, offering legal advice of the highest quality from a wider team of highly experienced legal advisors.  Both firms have been committed to delivering excellent customer service at competitive prices and this shall remain the cornerstone of the new business.

Simon Wright from Banner Jones comments “It was clear from the outset of discussions that the two businesses were a great fit.  Against a changing legal landscape and with new entrants in to the field of legal services we felt that it was important that any merger partner should share our commitment to the provision of high quality legal services. Appreciating the strength of the Bilton Hammond brand , the new business will continue to operate in Mansfield as Bilton Hammond which will become a trading name of Banner Jones Ltd.  

Mark Bilton from Bilton Hammond comments “This merger combines the experience of our two well respected and established practices and the consolidation of our teams will provide added value to our clients.  Our offering in Mansfield will be enhanced with new specialist areas of work such as Employment law, Dispute Resolution, Personal Injury and Business Legal Services. Midlands Mediation, created by Bilton Hammond will remain the trading name for mediation services and become a core part of both Family law and Civil Dispute services within the new legal practice. ”