National law firm Ashfords has been appointed as Solicitor Manager on Manchester-based law firm, Almond Solicitors, administration.
Founded in May 2011, Almond Solicitors employed 11 people and specialised in road traffic accidents, accidents at work, accidents in public and abroad. Manchester firm Aticus Law has taken over the firms' entirety ensuring the protection of clients' interests.
The Head of Professional & Financial Risks at Ashfords, and Associate, have been appointed as Solicitor Managers on the administration. They will be working alongside specialist administrators, Andrew Hosking and Sean Bucknall from Quantuma.
Ashfords' commented: "We are very pleased to provide the essential regulatory support so as to ensure that clients' interests have continued to be protected. As Solicitor Managers, we are currently overseeing the safe transfer of client files and client monies so clients can maintain a seamless excellent service with their new firm".
Ashfords' Professional and Financial Risks Team have advised on a number of administrations including; King & Wood Mallesons, GT Law Solicitors, Gregsons Solicitors and Isaac Abraham Solicitors.