Listed law firm Knights has agreed to acquire Keebles LLP in a bid to strengthen its presence in the UK.
Established in Sheffield more than a century ago, Keebles is a full-service independent law firm with a corporate and real estate offering.
Under the terms of the acquisition, Knights, which is registered in Newcastle-under-Lyme, will acquire Keebles from its ten existing equity partners on a debt free, cash free basis for a total consideration of £11.54m, subject to working capital adjustments at the time of completion.
The acquisition sees 138 fee earners joining Knights, providing entry into Sheffield and complementing the group's existing presence in
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