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Charles Russell Speechlys Advises Dentex on Milestone Acquisition of 100th Dental Practice

15th November 2021

Charles Russell Speechlys’ Dental team in Guildford has advised Dentex on the acquisition of Courtyard Dental Practice based in Saffron Walden in Essex. This marks a significant milestone in the rapid growth of Dentex, being the 100th dental practice to join the group.

The team at Charles Russell Speechlys has worked with Dentex since 2017, advising them on over 50 practice acquisitions together with specialist business advisory legal support. Dentex is a fast-growing dental group focussed on developing its practices, supporting their partners and optimising how dental practices operate.

Commenting on the deal, Jonathan Steele, Partner at Charles Russell Speechlys said: “We have been delighted to work with Dentex on their growth strategy over the last five years. To reach this milestone in such quick time shows how successful their business has become and we look forward to working with them in future.”

Dentex’s Legal Director commented:  We are all so happy to have achieved this milestone and building our Dentex community. We would not have done it without the Charles Russell Speechlys team. There have been many challenges along the way, and with Charles Russell Speechlys’ help these have been met with calm, grace and good humour. We look forward to working with the Charles Russell Speechlys team as our business continues to grow in the next chapter of the Dentex adventure.”

Charles Russell Speechlys employs over 180 staff in its Guildford office at One London Square and provides a full range of services to businesses and private clients in the region, backed by the resources of an international law firm. For further information, please visit