Latest legal tie-up
Lindsays and Aitken Nairn WS unveil merger
Ken Stanley, Morag Yellowlees, Ian Beattie, Alasdair Cummings
Lindsays and Aitken Nairn WS have merged in the latest in a recent flurry of tie-ups in the legal sector.
The combined business, to be known as Lindsays, will come into effect on 22 January.
Aitken Nairn WS partners Kenneth Stanley and Morag Yellowlees, along with 15 members of staff, will relocate to Lindsays’ offices in Caledonian Exchange.
Alasdair Cummings, managing partner at Lindsays, said: “Aitken Nairn WS has an excellent reputation.
“We look forward to welcoming Morag, Kenneth and their colleagues to our full service team.”
Kenneth Stanley, partner at Aitken Nairn WS, said: “This is an exciting time for us. This merger with such a highly-regarded law firm is a great cultural fit.”
Ms Yellowlees, partner at Aitken Nairn WS, added: “We look forward to bringing further benefits to our clients through access to additional areas of expertise.”
In May 2015 Lindsays acquired RSB Macdonald.
The latest deal follows a number of mergers this year: