Slaughter and May is advising a group of investors, led by Midlothian Capital Partners Limited and Hattington Capital LLP - acquisition of Dobbies Garden Centres Limited from Tesco Holdings Limited

Slaughter and May is advising a group of investors, led by Midlothian Capital Partners Limited and Hattington Capital LLP, on the acquisition of Dobbies Garden Centres Limited from Tesco Holdings Limited, and on the related debt and equity financing and real estate aspects. The acquisition values Dobbies at £217 million.