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BPE’s Corporate team advises Partners& on its acquisition of Kudos Liability Adjusters Limited

Cheltenham-based BPE Solicitors has acted for longstanding client Partners& in acquiring Kudos Liability Adjusters Limited (Kudos).

The move supports Partners&’s commitment to enhance its advice capability by investing in a distinctive claims proposition. The Kudos team have the experience and skills to address complex claims that need a more forensic approach and represents an important differentiating factor in Partners&’s ability to support clients in navigating liability claims.

Corporate Partner Adam Kean, with assistance from Solicitor Rupert Parker, worked closely with Phil Barton (CEO of Partners&) and his team to ensure the transaction with Richard Taylor (Director of Kudos) and the shareholders of Kudos went smoothly. Meanwhile Solicitors Will Carter and Natalie Hopkins lent their expertise to the Employment and Commercial Property elements of the transaction, respectively.

BPE’s Corporate team has previously acted for Partners& providing advice on its acquisition of nine insurance advisory businesses.

Adam commented, “As always it has been a great pleasure to work with Phil and the Partners& team on another successful transaction. To help increase their offering in this new area has been a fantastic opportunity and we look forward to working with them again in the near future”.

Phil Barton,  CEO of Partners&, said, “Working with Adam, Rupert and the BPE team has been terrific, as ever we appreciate their pragmatic and expedient advice on growing the group as we join forces with Kudos to help provide new opportunities to our business and to help service our clients.“

To discuss how we can support your business, contact Adam Kean or a member of the BPE Corporate team on 01242 224433.

These notes have been prepared for the purpose of articles only. They should not be regarded as a substitute for taking legal advice.

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