nexa law supported longstanding client Alan Ward through the sale of its furniture business to Cousins. Alan Ward was established in Shrewsbury in 1970 and the deal sees its flagship store in the town sold to Cousins Furniture, another West Midlands based family-run furniture retailer. The transaction was supported by a multi-disciplinary team at nexa including Jon Percy, Rob Young, Caroline Gumbrell and Matthew Dunne.
Managing Director of nexa Eliot Hibbert has worked with the Alan Ward team over a number of years and commented,
“Alan Hopkins, Managing Director of Alan Ward, is a vastly experienced and astute businessman whom I very much enjoy working with, it is fantastic to see so many of the nexa team getting this deal done.”