Article Tag: Deals

Law firm SAS Daniels in a strong position and poised for further growth

Cheshire law firm SAS Daniels has smashed through its £9m billings target and is poised for further growth. The firm, which has four offices in Stockport, Chester, Macclesfield and Congleton, recently moved into a prominent, extensively refurbished office in Chester, allowing more room for expansion. Growth over the past 12 months has been across all… Read more »

Voice Marketing Limited sold to Capita PLC

Jeremy Orrell, Head of the Corporate team at SAS Daniels LLP recently led a team advising the shareholders of Voice Marketing Limited, a Sheffield based call centre business on the sale of their company to the global outsourcing giant Capita Plc. Capita which signed a £170m six-year deal in January 2015 to carry out services… Read more »

£11m refinance for BiG Storage

Self storage operator BiG Storage has secured a £11m, five-year refinancing deal with Allied Irish Bank (GB). BiG runs storage sites in Lancaster, Morecambe, Chester, Warrington, Macclesfield and Handforth. Andrew Donaldson of BiG Storage said: “We are delighted to have secured a competitive refinance deal with our new bankers Allied Irish Bank (GB) who we… Read more »

Corporate team completes £100 million of deals in 2012

Our corporate and commercial teams completed deals totalling more than £100 million in the last year, despite the challenging economic environment. The corporate team led by partner Jeremy Orrell and commercial team led by Kaye Whitby, clocked-up the figure across 26 deals. It marks a rise of some £70 million from last year’s total deals… Read more »

Lancashire based GB Controls secures Management Buy-in

Lancashire manufacturer GB Controls, based in Colne, has secured a Management Buy-in. The firm is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of control panels for the refrigeration industry. It has been acquired by Cheshire based entrepreneurs James Hibbert and Peter Wootten for an undisclosed sum. The deal was advised by Mitchell Charlesworth’s corporate finance arm… Read more »

SAS Daniels advises on Oldham care home sale

Health and social care specialists at North West law firm SAS Daniels have advised the owners of Treetops Nursing Home in Oldham on the sale of the business for an undisclosed sum. Established in 1990, the business operates 30 bedrooms within a purpose-built detached property on Carthage Street. It has been sold to an experienced… Read more »

Personal liability for directors: a pre-packed problem

Pre-pack transactions create an enormous number of ethical headaches; one of the main objections being that directors of a failed business can effectively “dump” debt and other liabilities and start afresh under a new company. However, it’s not really that easy or simple. More frequently than not, if directors have given personal guarantees in relation… Read more »

SAS Daniels advises Macpac on aquisition of Northampton packaging firm

North West law firm SAS Daniels LLP, has advised Stockport-based Macpac Ltd on the acquisition of Hamilton Plastic Packaging Ltd for an undisclosed sum. Macpac, a major UK manufacturer of thermoformed packaging and trays, supplies a range of bespoke and stock packaging to industrial clients and blue chip retailers. The deal will see Northampton-based Hamilton’s… Read more »

Stockport County deal signed by SAS Daniels LLP

Three of our departments teamed up to score a winner for Stockport County Football Cub. The club has been bought from administrators – for an undisclosed sum – by the 2015 Group, a consortium of Cheshire businesses, entrepreneurs and County fans, with SAS Daniels’ corporate, employment and property teams handling the deal on behalf of… Read more »