Travers Smith LLP has advised long-standing client The Access Group on the acquisition of Eclipse Legal Systems from Capita plc.
Eclipse’s market leading case and practice management system currently serves more than 900 customers, who leverage the solution to support more than 15 work types from accident management through conveyancing and mediation to probate. The strategic acquisition will enhance Access’s existing presence in the legal sector, which currently extends beyond 2,500 organisations. The addition of Eclipse Legal Systems extends the Access Group's existing Legal suite of Finance, HR and Compliance solutions into the Case & Practice Management space.
The Travers Smith team was led by Private Equity & Financial Sponsors Partner Emma Havas with support from Private Equity & Financial Sponsors Associates Stuart Allan and Priya Bansal. Specialist advice was provided by Tax Partner Hannah Manning and Tax Associate Katherine Williamson.