Gainsborough acquisition marks the start of another year of expansion for regional law firm

L-R: Shan Jaehrig and Helen Kirk

Sills & Betteridge LLP has merged with Helen Kirk of TrentSide Legal based in Gainsborough to become the town’s largest provider of personal and commercial legal services.

The newly merged team will trade as Sills & Betteridge incorporating TrentSide Legal and will be based at Sills & Betteridge’s offices in Marshall’s Yard from early September.

Helen Kirk will join the firm as a Partner, and along with her existing team, will continue to handle residential property matters.

Helen said: “I have built up TrentSide Legal over the last 12 years into a well-respected firm serving clients locally and further afield. I have established long lasting relationships with many clients who have been happy to recommend me to their friends and family.  I am looking forward to this new chapter and being part of the Sills and Betteridge family and will continue to provide my personal touch to all clients old and new.”

Sills & Betteridge Partner, and Gainsborough Branch Manager, Shan Jaehrig added: “Having worked with TrentSide Legal as professional colleagues we know that they too are committed to providing high level legal services for the people of Gainsborough. They will be a perfect complement to our existing team further strengthening the legal services which we provide to Gainsborough and the surrounding areas”.

Sills & Betteridge opened its doors in Gainsborough in 2009.

The firm has 12 offices across Nottingham, Lincolnshire, Doncaster, and Northampton.