CLARKE WILLMOTT ASSISTS ON DENTAL PRACTICE DEALNews
Posted by: The Probe 2nd May 2019
Specialist dental solicitors Clarke Willmott LLP in Manchester have completed on the sale of Country Park Dental Practice Limited to Clacton Dental Care Limited.
The Colchester-based surgery was established in 1999 by dentists, Dr Amir Shabahang and Ms Nadereh Arabshahi. Country Park Dental Practice offers general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, amalgam removal, restorative dentistry and orthodontic treatment for children and adults.
The practice was sold for an undisclosed sum.
Helen Wong of Clarke Willmott acted on behalf of the Vendor and Gemma Mintram of Knights Plc acted on behalf of the Buyer. Steve Darbon for Christie & Co brokered the sale.
“I am delighted to have handed over the reins of Country Park Dental Practice to an amazing successor,” said Dr Shabahang.
“It has been a pleasure and privilege building such a fantastic team and I wish them and the many loyal patients all the very best.
“Helen Wong, my solicitor, was a vital piece of the jigsaw to make the transaction happen.
“She is a brilliant lawyer, tenacious and someone I’d recommend to you if you are buying or selling a dental practice.
“With all transactions, there will be problems that arise, and Helen already dealt with them before they manifested such is her expertise in dental transactions.
“Steve Darbon was very supportive throughout the process and I thank him for helping to secure the best terms for us and in driving the transaction to a successful completion.”
Clacton Dental Care Limited is part of the Dental Care Group who operate a total of 20 practices located in Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire and Northampton.
Parish Vaid, director and co-founder of the Dental Care Group, said he was delighted to welcome the practice to the Dental Care Group family.
“Dr Shabahang and the team have built a leading dental practice with an excellent reputation,” said Mr Vaid.
“We’re looking forward to supporting the team to continue to provide the best patient care and to build upon its success.”
Steve Darbon said: “Dental Care Group emerged as the preferred buyer and the practice will complement its dental portfolio perfectly.
“Dr Shabahang and his team have created a special clinic, and this was borne out by the interest shown by a number of prospective purchasers.
“Country Park is a very impressive dental practice and we believe the Dental Care Group to be the ideal successor to take the practice to the next level.”
Clarke Willmott LLP is a national law firm with seven offices across the country including Manchester. For more information visit: www.clarkewillmott.com.