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Key Retirement teams up with law firm

North East law firm Gordon Brown Associates has teamed up with equity release specialist Key Retirement Solutions.

The law firm has offices in Chester-le-Street, Sunderland, Newcastle, Houghton-le-Spring, Stanley and Low Fell.

Gordon Brown, senior partner of Gordon Brown Associates, says: “We are in a prime position, with our regional presence and expertise in the market, to be able to handle Key Retirement Solutions’ North East customers as recognised specialist solicitors for equity release. This is a great recognition of our growing position in the market.”

Dean Mirfin, business development director of Key Retirement Solutions says: “Key are keen to ensure our customers receive not only a good professional service from their equity release adviser but also from their legal representatives. Whilst our customers have a completely free choice as to who represents them, we are pleased to be able to recommend Gordon Brown Associates as a recognised specialist in the North East.”


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