Thames Water renews BLP contract


By Melissa Lesh

19 March 2014 at 09:48 BST


Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) will handle all legal matters at Thames Water for another four years.

Berwin Leighton Paisner will handle legal at Thames Water for another four years. Jorge Felix Costa

The firm was initially contracted by Thames water in 2010 to transfer its legal division to BLP’s managed legal services (MLS). The deal was originally said to be in the range of £5 million per year – employing around 15 from the Thames Water legal department. International business partner John Bennett said BLP would be looking at ways to become more efficient instead of increasing the price. 

 
   
 
 
 

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