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Porter Dodson LLP

THE QUAD, BLACKBROOK PARK AVENUE, TAUNTON, TA1 2PX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01823 625800
Fax:
Fax 01823 625812
DX:
97176 Taunton (Blackbrook)
Email:
Web:
www.porterdodson.co.uk

South West: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: The West Country
Corporate and commercial: The West Country - ranked: tier 3

Porter Dodson LLP (Taunton, Yeovil)

Brian Maxwell’s team at Porter Dodson LLP handled a number of share sale transactions. Evelyn Adfield is also recommended.

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South West: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: The West Country
Commercial litigation: The West Country - ranked: tier 3

Porter Dodson LLP (Taunton, Yeovil)

At Porter Dodson LLP, Stephen Wray has ‘a commercial and client-friendly approach to disputes’. Clients include private companies, professional trustees executors, and SMEs.

Leading individuals

Stephen Wray - Porter Dodson LLP

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South West: Human resources

Employment: The West Country
Employment: The West Country - ranked: tier 3

Porter Dodson LLP (Yeovil)

Porter Dodson LLP’s caseload includes disability discrimination and whistleblowing. Care sector expert Adrian Poole heads the practice.

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South West: Private client

Contentious trusts and probate
Contentious trusts and probate - ranked: tier 3

Porter Dodson LLP (Taunton)

Porter Dodson LLP’s practice, led by ‘first-rate problem solver’ Stephen Wray, has expertise in undue influence disputes and intestacy matters.

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Family
Family - ranked: tier 3

Porter Dodson LLP (Dorchester, Taunton, Yeovil)

Porter Dodson LLP’s Rebecca Marshall represents children through Cafcass. Richard Baker leads the department, which was joined by associate Cathryn Smith from The Family Law Company by Hartnell Chanot.

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Personal tax, trusts and probate
Personal tax, trusts and probate - ranked: tier 4

Porter Dodson LLP (Yeovil, Taunton, Dorchester, Sherborne)

Porter Dodson LLP’s Kate James ‘has a good grasp of the law and implications of how this affects farming families’. Sharon Collier is also recommended.

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South West: Public sector

Education
Education - ranked: tier 3

Porter Dodson LLP (Taunton, Yeovil)

Porter Dodson LLP acts for independent schools and academies on conversions, and on corporate and employment matters. Practice head Lesley Gaskell is well regarded.

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South West: Real estate

Commercial property: The West Country
Commercial property: The West Country - ranked: tier 3

Porter Dodson LLP (Taunton, Yeovil)

Porter Dodson LLP provides ‘a very focused service’. Bruce Weir is ‘pragmatic and commercial in his approach’, and is recommended alongside Louise Sanders, who stands out for her expertise in secured lending transactions.

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