Bakewells and Nelsons Solicitors
Derby based law practice Bakewells has merged with Nelsons Solicitors. Nelsons who are based in Nottingham are set to become dominant in the East Midlands area with the merger creating a £15m firm. Nelsons currently has 200 staff working across the region and Bakewells have a strong team of 35 people who will move across to Nelsons offices in Derby. The merger is part of Nelsons strategy to become a powerhouse in the East Midlands area. The firm also has further plans to increase its strength throughout the East Midlands through more mergers and acquisitions.