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Coffin Mew LLP

KINGS PARK HOUSE, 22 KINGS PARK ROAD, SOUTHAMPTON, SO15 2UF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 023 8033 4661
Fax:
Fax 023 8033 0956
DX:
38505
Email:
Web:
www.coffinmew.co.uk

South East: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Hampshire
Corporate and commercial: Hampshire - ranked: tier 3

Coffin Mew LLP (Southampton, Portsmouth)

Coffin Mew LLP’s practice is led by Amanda Brockwell and Nick Gross, and assisted Pelgar International with its £6.5m acquisition of Agropharm Holdings. In another highlight, Gross advised BVG Airflo Group on a £10m investment by Business Growth Fund. Other clients include RBS, Capstone Foster Care and James Fisher.

Leading individuals

Amanda Brockwell - Coffin Mew LLP

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South East: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Hampshire
Commercial litigation: Hampshire - ranked: tier 3

Coffin Mew LLP (Southampton, Portsmouth)

Ian Dawes heads the team at Coffin Mew LLP, which includes associate Michael Ellis. Clients include Hungryhouse Holdings and Saxlund International. James Russell left to form his own automotive company.

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South East: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery
Insolvency and corporate recovery - ranked: tier 2

Coffin Mew LLP (Southampton)

Jonathan Lupton heads the team at Coffin Mew LLP, which is noted for its contentious expertise and which specialises in statutory reconstruction, work for charities, partnerships and diseased estates. Malcolm Niekirk left the firm.

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South East: Human resources

Employment: Hampshire
Employment: Hampshire - ranked: tier 2

Coffin Mew LLP (Portsmouth, Southampton)

Dorlee Monschau leads the six-lawyer team at Coffin Mew LLP, which reviewed Raystede Centre for Animal Welfare’s employment handbook.Associate Holly Cudbill ‘understands clients’ needs’. Darren Tibble left to join DC Employment Solicitors.

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South East: Insurance

Clinical negligence: claimant
Clinical negligence: claimant - ranked: tier 1

Coffin Mew LLP (Portsmouth)

At Coffin Mew LLP, newly promoted partner Douglas Miller and Sue Bowler focus on complex brain injury and neonatal cases. The group is representing Rachael Robinson in a £3m claim arising from a cerebral palsy injury.

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Personal injury: claimant
Personal injury: claimant - ranked: tier 2

Coffin Mew LLP (Portsmouth)

Coffin Mew LLP’s practice specialises in catastrophic brain injury claims. Sue Bowler leads the team.

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South East: Private client

Charities and not-for-profit
Charities and not-for-profit - ranked: tier 3

Coffin Mew LLP (Southampton)

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Family: Hampshire
Family: Hampshire - ranked: tier 2

Coffin Mew LLP (Portsmouth, Southampton, Gosport)

Coffin Mew LLP’s Chris Upfield specialises in armed forces family work. Sally Pike and senior associate Tina Day lead on pre-nuptial and contested children’s proceedings.

Leading individuals

Chris Upfield - Coffin Mew LLP

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Personal tax, trusts and probate: Hampshire
Personal tax, trusts and probate: Hampshire - ranked: tier 3

Coffin Mew LLP (Southampton)

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South East: Real estate

Commercial property: Hampshire
Commercial property: Hampshire - ranked: tier 2

Coffin Mew LLP (Southampton, Portsmouth)

Coffin Mew LLP’s team is headed by Nick Leavey and is ‘very easy to deal with’. Highlights included assisting Brighton West Pier Trust with the Brighton i360 project. Peter Fellows and associate Amanda Read are highly recommended. Luc Algar joined Moore Blatch LLP.

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South East: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

IT and telecoms
IT and telecoms - ranked: tier 4

Coffin Mew LLP (Southampton, Portsmouth)

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 4

Coffin Mew LLP (Southampton, Portsmouth)

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