Leading online divorce service buys law firm

Acquisition will increase reputational profile and keep profits in-house

05 Jun 2017

Online Legal Services, the company behind Divorce-Online.co.uk, has finalised the acquisition of family specialist law firm Peter Thomas Law Limited.

The firm was granted an alternative business structure licence on 6 November 2016, effective from 13 October 2016, paving the way for its acquisition by OLS in March this year (2017), a process which was finalised on Friday (2 June 2017).

OLS is one of the largest single providers of uncontested divorce services in the UK, turning over £1.2m. Founder Mark Keenan told Solicitors Journal the aim was to grow revenue to between £3m and £5m in the next few ...

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