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Adviser merges with law firms for one-stop shop

Adviser merges with law firms for one-stop shop

Leeds-based wealth management firm the Lawrence Scoffield Group has merged with private client and corporate advisory law firms.

The company – which has been rebranded as Progeny Wealth – forms part of a new multi-service professional platform.

It has been merged with Progeny Private Law and Mark Burns Legal Services, now known as Progeny Corporate Law.

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Neil Moles, who was managing director of the Lawrence Scoffield Group, has become managing director of Progeny Group.

He said: “Progeny provides a unique combination of wealth management and legal advice for private clients, corporates and family offices.

“Progeny was born out of an ambition to create the first multi-service professional platform designed to match client goals with those of the professionals advising them.”

Lawrence Scoffield Group was founded in 1980 in Leeds and was subject to a management-led buy-out in 2008.

Mark Burns, managing director of Progeny Corporate Law, said: “Progeny is a unique opportunity to provide private client legal and wealth management advice to our corporate clients.

“This addresses a need our corporate clients have to integrate their advice across multiple disciplines.”