Ridley and Hall has announced the acquisition of Newman and Bond in Barnsley for an undisclosed amount.
The acquisition of the firm will aim to further the group’s residential and commercial property advice, family law and wills, probate and estate planning offering and extend its geographic reach.
The deal sees Jane Munden and Jill Leece joining the firm as partners along with the rest of the 15-strong Barnsley firm. The team will continue to be based at its premises in Church Street, Barnsley.
Emma Pearmaine, managing director of Ridley and Hall, said: “Newman and Bond has established a strong reputation as a specialist, independent firm.
“This latest acquisition continues our strategy of joining forces with like-minded firms in other parts of the region who share our focus on providing outstanding and affordable legal advice.”
Leece added: “Jane and I both consider this to be a fantastic opportunity for our people and our clients, all of whom will benefit from being part of a larger firm who share our values and dedication to quality legal services.”