A SUCCESSFUL Swindon-based law firm has rebranded after merging with a London business.

Royds Withy King has changed its name to RWK Goodman LLP after completing a merger with Goodman Derrick LLP on May 1.

The merged firm has more than 350 specialist lawyers across its' business, personal and injury practices. The company will continue to trade from its current offices.

Royds Withy King's managing partner Graham Street said: "The completion of this merger is a significant step forward for both firms. 

"It strengthens our position as a Top 100 UK practice, enhancing and extending the breadth and depth of expertise and specialist services available to clients, as well as providing significant opportunities for further growth and development for our people."

Graham Street will continue as the firm's managing partner, with Goodman Derrick's senior partner Edward Hoare and chief operating officer Mark Jones joining the firm’s executive committee.