Date Published: 11th October 2010
BGN member, Hamilton, a law firm based in Stockholm has recently merged with Nilsson & Co to form one of the City’s leading law firms, with nearly 60 lawyers. The firm will continue to trade under the Hamilton name.
The new Hamilton will not only become larger and stronger but will also become a more comprehensive law firm as lawyers from both firms reap the rewards of superior numbers and and the sharing of expertise. Aimed at being the one law firm that delivers the greatest business advantage to its clients, Hamilton will focus on taking a leading position in all of the firm’s speciality areas. Based on its strength in all areas, Hamilton will be able to work in more in-depth, prolonged client relationships. This new approach will also allow Hamilton to develop, recruit and retain a greater amount of talent.
Nick Hood, Begbies Global Network Executive Chairman says “I am delighted that the strength and resources of one of best and most enthusiastic members of the network will be significantly enhanced by this merger and by the decision to focus the enlarged firm's efforts in the key Stockholm market. We wish Dag di Meo and his colleagues every success in achieving the goals they have set themselves".
As part of Hamilton’s strategy to become a contender in the Stockholm market, their previous registered co-operation with the offices in Malmö, Falun, Karlstad and Växsjö has been terminated.
The new Hamilton will remain at Hamngatan 27 in Stockholm
Facts about the new Hamilton
Number of lawyers: 56
Place of business: Stockholm
Specialisation: Full service. Leading offer in all speciality areas.
Objective: Deliver the market’s greatest business advantage. Thirty per cent growth in two years.
Julie is a law graduate who qualified with Price Waterhouse in 1994. Julie joined Smith & Williamson in 1997 and became a partner in 2001. With Mike Stevenson, Julie set up Middleton Partners offices in Salisbury and Southampton, both of which are now part of Begbies Traynor.
Julie is a member of the Insolvency Practitioners Association and is a Fellow of The Association of Business Recovery Professionals. Julie deals with all aspects of Corporate Recovery and turnaround work and takes all form of personal insolvency appointments.