Mills & Reeve advises on RehabWorks expansion into London

Mills & Reeve has advised on the purchase of Crystal Palace Physio Holdings creating a nationwide brand for healthcare company RehabWorks.

RehabWorks, the Suffolk specialist in musculoskeletal and mental health programmes has completed the acquisition of London-based Crystal Palace Physio Group expanding the group to 20 sites around the UK. 

The organisation already has centres in Bury St Edmunds, Manchester, Fareham, Milton Keynes, Birmingham, Glasgow, Rotherham and Swindon, offering preventative and treatment programmes. 

Crystal Palace Physio Group has a network of 12 sites in London and the South East, providing musculoskeletal services to both the corporate and NHS markets. 

Derrick Farrell, Chief Executive of RehabWorks said: “This is an important step in our ongoing journey of respect healthcare provision, and in pushing the business towards becoming the leading UK provider of musculoskeletal and mental health solutions. We worked with Mills & Reeve because of their health expertise and their ability to handle a wide range of negotiations, allowing us to carry on with the day-to-day operation of running the business.” 

Natalie Wade, Partner at Mills and Reeve said: “This was a great deal to work on with both a local and national angle as well as being in the health sector for which our firm is renowned for its expertise. We are excited for RehabWorks on this acquisition and look forward to seeing the combined businesses capitalise on a variety of opportunities and new markets.” 

The Mills and Reeve team was led by Partner Natalie Wade.

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