Law firm in demand


A leading south west law firm has advised on a major deal to create the fourth largest postal delivery company in the UK.

Stephens Scown LLP’s corporate team acted for Steve Stokes in his management buy-out of CMS Network (UK) Limited.

CMS offers clients a complete mailroom outsourcing solution and has major clients including Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, The Guardian and Warner Music.

Stephens Scown’s corporate team has increased its workload by 30% in the last year.

The firm has over 270 staff, including more than 50 partners, across its offices in Exeter, Truro and St Austell.