Group shot of Beswicks new family team


Beswicks Legal has acquired Grindeys’ family team and their clients in a deal that will see Beswicks’ family department double in size.

Beswicks, a top-tier law firm based on Festival Park, Stoke-on-Trent, has welcomed a number of experienced and highly-regarded family solicitors into their fold as a result of the Grindeys’ acquisition.

Among those are Daniel Rushton, who has in excess of 25 years’ legal experience supporting clients across all areas of family law, and Lauren Jodrell, a key member of Grindeys’ family team since 2015.

Nick Phillips, Beswicks Legal managing partner, said: “We’re delighted to announce Beswicks’ acquisition of Grindeys’ family department. The expertise in the team, their strong reputation and focus on client care and high levels of service made the team an ideal fit for us.”

He added: “Our family department has an incredibly strong reputation and the Grindeys’ acquisition strengthens our position further.”

Head of family law at Beswicks Legal Sarah Jones said: “The acquisition of Grindeys’ family department is a fantastic opportunity which enables us to expand and strengthen our existing team.

“Daniel and Lauren bring a wealth of experience and share our values of providing exceptional client service and outstanding advice, which we can now deliver to an even larger client base.”

Daniel Rushton, experienced family solicitor, added: “It is a privilege for the family team to move to Beswicks Legal. Beswicks Legal is a dynamic and astute firm and the addition of the team allows us to offer a wider experience that will help clients and offer them the best possible service.”