Culligan International’s Acquisition Of Harvey Water Softeners


Osborne Clarke advised the shareholders of Harvey Water Softeners on its sale to global water treatment solutions provider Culligan International.

Established in 1978 by founder Harvey Bowden, the business is widely recognised as the premier supplier of water softeners and related products in the UK and Belgium.

Culligan International Company manufactures water treatment products. The Company produces water purification equipment such as water softner systems, filters, bottleless coolers, and municipal water conditioners.

The Osborne Clarke team was led by Partner Alistair Francis (Picture) and included Senior Associate Sarah Crabtree. Partner David Nisbet and Senior Associate Luolan Dongadvised on tax matters.

Involved fees earner: Sarah Crabtree – Osborne Clarke; Luolan Dong – Osborne Clarke; Alistair Francis – Osborne Clarke; David Nisbet – Osborne Clarke;

Law Firms: Osborne Clarke;

Clients: Harvey Water Softeners;