Kennedys merge with Gates and Partners
Kennedys have agreed a merger with Gates and Partner who are a specialist aviation and aerospace law firm. The merger which takes effect on the 1 June will now allow Kennedys to provide full legal advice to the aviation sector.
The merger will take the staff number to 176 with more than 1120 employees’ world wide. The specialist aviation team, Kennedys Aviation will comprise of more than 60 people including 20 partners. Senior Partner Nick Thomas said “our expansion continues to be predicated on client need and organic growth and this merger enables us to do what we do best: dedicate ourselves to a particular sector and add real value by combining legal knowledge and industry insight”.