Rachael Singh, Accountancy Age, Monday 18 October 2010 at 14:42:00

Mid-tier firm Grant Thornton has acquired a legal consultancy to boost itsforensic division

Grant Thornton has acquired legal consultancy Legal Inc to beef up itsforensic services.

Legal Inc is a 14-man team. It specialises in forensically investigatingelectronic information.

Steve Cornmell, forensic managing partner at Grant Thornton, said the latestacquisition would allow the firm to work with international markets and addressthe "fast-moving world" of information.

Co-founder of Legal Inc, Lisa Burton, said: "Under the lead of GrantThornton, we now have the remit and resources to develop one of the UK?sforemost forensics and investigations units."

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