A West End tale

Davenport Lyons has been absorbed by the considerably smaller Mayfair firm Gordon Dadds following the former’s administration. It’s rocky times for small-to-medium sized firms, but West End practices have been feeling the pinch more than most.

Disarray: The story behind the Davenport Lyons “reverse takeover” by Gordon Dadds

Gordon Dadds buys Davenport Lyons out of administration

Davenport Lyons: we are not on the verge of administration

Howard KennedyFsi mulls second London merger as it considers Davenport takeover

Shakespeares calls off merger talks with Davenport Lyons