Aberdeen law firms partner up

Aberdeen law firms partner up

Aberdeen solicitors Balfour+Manson and Duthie Ward have joined forces to expand their range of services.

Balfour+Manson is set to move its Aberdeen staff into Duthie Ward’s offices in Carden Place on 30 June, boosting the firm’s headcount to 16.

Duthie Ward’s partners, Alastair Duthie and Richard Ward will join Balfour+Manson as consultants.

Elaine Motion, executive chairman of Balfour+Manson, said: "We are delighted to have the Duthie Ward team on board. Alastair and Richard are both very well-known and well-respected lawyers in Aberdeen with deep roots in the city.

"Their expertise in private client and family law work will add even more to our expanding range of services for customers in Aberdeen.”

In a statement, Alastair Duthie and Richard Ward added: "We are delighted to join Balfour+Manson and to be able to continue offering a great service to our clients in Aberdeen. Indeed, we hope to be able to offer an even better, broader service with the support of a wider team of excellent lawyers from Balfour+Manson."