asb law acts in the Just Wills and Legal Services Ltd acquisition of Affinity Wills Ltd
The corporate finance team of asb law has acted for PHDM Holdings Ltd in the acquisition of the Affinity Wills Group by Just Wills and Legal Services Ltd (JWALS). This latest acquisition builds upon the nationwide expansion plans of JWALS.
JWALS CEO, David McMaster, explained, “We are very excited to acquire a company of the calibre of Affinity Wills. I have known and respected Dan Attfield for many years and I am delighted to be working with him to develop the business. The experience and knowledge Dan and his team bring with them will be invaluable.” He further commented that “Kate Doody and the team at asb law provided excellent legal support during the acquisition process. Their commercial approach and focus on the key issues helped to ensure the smooth running of the transaction. ”
Based in Essex, Affinity Wills was founded in 1999 and has helped over 100,000 customers with wills, trusts, lasting powers of attorney and probate over the years.
Affinity Director, Dan Attfield, will be continuing in the business. Dan commented, “I am delighted to be working with JWALS, we have known each other for many years and this deal creates many additional opportunities; the future is very bright indeed”
Kate Doody, Associate at asb law, commented: “We were delighted to play our part in the Affinity Wills acquisition”
For more information, please contact Kate Doody, Associate, Corporate Finance.
Published: 3 Jun 2016