Gordon Dadds LLP, a leading Mayfair law firm, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to acquire the client database, the majority of assets and secured nearly all of the partner team from Davenport Lyons. Terms of the sale are confidential but were agreed with the joint administrator Baker Tilly.
Adrian Biles, Managing Partner of Gordon Dadds, said: “We are delighted to have the opportunity to work with so many of the excellent people and clients of Davenport Lyons. The additional intellectual capital and depth of expertise will add to our capabilities. It will benefit current and future clients and enable us to expand our activity across new disciplines, helping us to achieve our goal of positioning Gordon Dadds LLP as a centre of excellence for all aspects of corporate, commercial, real estate, dispute resolution, employment, intellectual property, media and technology and private client and family law. The new team is very excited by the synergies and capabilities as we move forward as what will be a top 100 law firm.”
Gordon Dadds will continue to be led by its Managing Partner, Adrian Biles, supported by its Senior Partner, Roger Peters, and the management team. The firm will operate from premises in Mayfair and Covent Garden.