Track record & testimonials

With consolidation of law firms taking place, particularly in the Claimant PI sector, a vacuum has been created in terms of experience of guiding law firms through M&A activity and strategic planning. It is challenges such as this where Jackson Hughes can help.

A few examples of the achievements and projects we have been recently involved in include;

Ricksons Solicitors

• Increased turnover from £5m to £15m and net profit by 20%
• Completed two takeovers to speed up growth, Elliotts and Whittles defendant
• Handled the disposal of the claimant PI business to Colemans-CTTS
• The development of a £6m Commercial Law Department

DWF (Casualty department)

• Increased Turnover by over c. £2.5m
• Improved profitability by c. 5%
• Increased Net profit by c. £850,000


• Several lateral hire initiatives were delivered
• A new insurance team into the Leeds office
• Three commercial Partners joining in Leeds
• The re-location of the Leeds operation
• A new insurance team into Manchester
• A new insurance team and the opening of a London operation

Horwich Farrelly

• Increased Turnover by 41.5% from £16.6m to £23.5m
• Increased Net profit by 76% or £3.1m
• HF became a Top 100 law firm and one of the Top Ten legal providers to the insurance industry

Jackson Hughes

PI Gateway – established a group of law firms who shared resources to generate acquisition opportunities
Project White – advised a law firm on improving profitability and cash flow as well as an exit opportunity
Project Didsbury – advised an ABS on acquisition opportunities to execute their “buy & build” strategy
Project Gold – undertook a strategic review and advised the business on possible opportunities to exploit
Project Park – worked with an e-commerce business advising on strategy and an acquisition of a competitor

If you would like to know more about the projects we have been involved in, call us on 01625 530650 for a confidential discussion.

Client testimonials