Affinity Legal acquisition announcementJust Wills and Legal Services Ltd (JWALS) is delighted to announce the acquisition of the Affinity Wills Group, based in Chelmsford, Essex, which completed on the 18th May 2016.

This latest addition to the JWALS family (acquired through its acquisition vehicle, PHDM Holdings Ltd) builds on the nationwide expansion and acquisition plan that will make JWALS the leading home-visit Wills, Estate Planning and Probate service in the country.

JWALS CEO, David McMaster says, “We are very excited to acquire a company of the calibre of Affinity Wills. I have known and respected Dan Attfield for many years and I am delighted to be working with him to develop the business. The experience and knowledge Dan and his team bring with them will be invaluable”.

Based in Essex, Affinity Wills is a substantial legal services business founded in 1999, and has helped over 100,000 customers with Wills, Trusts, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Probate over the years.

Affinity Director, Dan Attfield, will be continuing in the business. Dan commented, “I am delighted to be working with JWALS, we have known each other for many years and this deal creates many additional opportunities; the future is very bright indeed”

This recent development follows on from 2015’s acquisition of Questor UK Ltd and Cheshire Wills. Just Wills and Legal Services is now on track to become one of the largest and most respected businesses of its type in the country.

Regulated by the Society of Will Writers, and underwritten by The Professional Association of Legal Services (PALS), which guarantees continuity of service, JWALS strives to provide reliable, trustworthy and high quality legal services to all its clients.