Marlowe plc’s Acquisition Of Wrightway Health


Ashtons Legal has worked with Lovewell Blake to advise Wrightway Health.

The deal will see Norfolk and Suffolk-based occupational health specialist firm Wrightway Health become part of specialist safety and regulatory compliance services group Marlowe plc.

Lovewell Blake and Ashtons Legal worked together to close the deal, which will see an initial cash consideration of £3.5 million paid for the firm, with an expected contingent cash earn-out of £1 million.

Wrightway, which has its head office in Norwich, was established in 2013 and provides occupational health services to businesses in the east and southeast of England.

David Sloman (Picture), headed the Ashtons Legal team advising the sellers. Other Ashtons team members involved in the transaction were James Tarling (Corporate), Colin Makin and Emily Dixon (Employment), and Sally Challinor and Victoria Harnett (Property and Environmental).

Involved fees earner: Sally Challinor – Ashtons Legal; Emily Dixon – Ashtons Legal; Victoria Harnett – Ashtons Legal; Colin Makin – Ashtons Legal; David Sloman – Ashtons Legal; James Tarling – Ashtons Legal;

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