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GBH Law Assists With the Sale of Regional Accountancy Practice Wise and Co to Shaw Gibbs Limited

20th April 2023


Denise Herrington, Kathryn Shaw, and Helen Stone acted on behalf of Sharmini Woodings, Mark Dickinson, Steve South, and Steve Morgan, partners of Wise and Co, in connection with the merger of their business with Shaw Gibbs Limited, a leading accountancy practice based in Oxfordshire.

Wise and Co is a well-known practice that has operated from its offices in central Farnham, Surrey since the 1970s, with a focus on serving clients in Surrey, Sussex, and Hampshire.

In a statement regarding the merger, Sharmini Woodings, current Managing Partner of Wise and Co, expressed her excitement, stating “The merger is an exciting opportunity for both Wise and Co and Shaw Gibbs Limited. By combining our resources, expertise, and client bases, we will be able to offer more comprehensive and tailored services to our clients. We are thrilled to be joining forces with such a well-respected firm.”

She further added, “Throughout the acquisition process, the team at GBH Law provided exceptional legal support. Denise Herrington and her team ensured that everything ran smoothly and efficiently, and their attention to detail was outstanding. We are grateful for their expertise and guidance throughout this entire process.”

GBH Law is proud to have played a role in this acquisition, which will undoubtedly lead to exciting new developments for the merged business.

For more information about the corporate team at GBH Law, or to discuss any corporate or other business legal advice you may require, please contact Denise Herrington