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In a statement the firm said flexibility and growth were at the heart of its decision to apply for the licence.
“Our philosophy at Wright Hassall has always been to be at the forefront of the challenges of an ever-changing legal market and economy. By doing so we have, and continue, to be successful. Converting to an ABS gives us flexibility in our structure, enables us to better advise clients and to succeed in growing the practice,” it said.
Wright Hassall is currently not planning to seek external investment but is not ruling it out for the future.