Australian law firm Slater & Gordon has agreed to acquire the business of UK law firm Russell Jones & Walker for £53.8m subject to the grant of an Alternative Business Structures licence by the UK Solicitors Regulation Authority.
Slater & Gordon said that the agreement to acquire the business comes after more than 12 months of extensive due diligence. The acquisition includes RJW’s claims management brands, Claims Direct. ...
Damages from flooding earlier this year are less than originally thought, Perils has said.
Brexit will have little impact on the financial services sector and a workable agreement with the European Union will be “straightforward”, according to Managing Partners Group.
Direct line has seen more than 200 claims for lightning damage to homes so far this month, with some claims worth up to almost £46,000.
The Federation of European Risk Management Associations today elected three new board members with hopes of generating fresh perspectives.