Two leading Southern law firms join forces

We are delighted to announce that terms have been agreed for a merger between Trethowans and Poole based law firm, Dickinson Manser with the official merger set to take effect in October.

The new firm will continue to be known as Trethowans and Managing Partner Chris Whiteley will continue in his role.

This merger will allow us to grow as a firm and offer a wider geographical reach, combining our expertise to offer clients enhanced legal services in a range of specialisms.

Both Trethowans and Dickinson Manser share the same values and culture. Both are extremely proud of the quality of their staff and the services they provide. You are reassured that you can continue to expect the same high level of service and the same team that you have come to know.

Managing Partner, Chris Whiteley, said: “We’re delighted to announce the merger with Dickinson Manser, which is a well established and respected practice. The deal comes just 5 months after Trethowans expanded into new Southampton offices and operating in a third location is key to the ambitious plans we have for the future.”

Dickinson Manser senior partner Gary Pick, added: “Trethowans operates with values that match our own and by joining forces we will be able to offer an even greater depth of expertise to clients. As a team we remain committed to providing the best possible legal advice to both private individuals and commercial enterprises.”

Trethowans’ Salisbury and Southampton and Dickinson Manser’s Poole offices and their contact details will be unaffected.