They include Spofforths, a 20-partner firm with three offices in West Sussex, Duncan & Toplis, a 15-partner firm established in Grantham in 1925 with seven offices in the East Midlands, and Bentley & Co of Bolton.
The others are Howard Worth of Northwich, Thompsons of Bedford, Wolstenholme McIlwee of Worthing, Fitzgerald & Law of London, Griffin Stone, Moscrop & Co of London, and Pumphrey Kennedy of Richmond in Surrey.
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