Ed Meggitt > Geldards LLP > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Geldards LLP
Capital Quarter No.4
Tyndall Street
Cardiff
CF10 4BQ
Wales

Work Department

Property Litigation

Position

Ed advises owners and occupiers of commercial properties to help manage, protect and enforce their property rights. He is a vastly experienced litigator and negotiator of mediated settlements. Ed has acted for a wide range of clients across many different sectors including retail, industrial, utilities, public sector and development, many of which are household names.

Ed is able to draw on his wide experience of handling cases, some of which have reached the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, to help identify a bespoke strategy for the best legal and/or commercial solution to a property problem.

He advises property clients on all issues arising from their estate management, including service of notices, damages claims for breach of covenants and advice on the court process for lease renewal claims. He also advises clients on disputes which may arise as an occupier or developer of land.

Activities by adjoining occupiers can give rise to a variety of claims in nuisance or trespass and easement/access disputes and Ed has unique experience in acting for landowners in resolving mass trespass situations. He also advises clients on problems arising from property related transactions including rectification of agreements and professional negligence.

Lawyer Rankings

Wales > Real estate > Property litigation

(Hall of Fame)

Ed MeggittGeldards LLP

Displaying an ‘unflustered approach to complex litigation’, including in the context of landlord and tenant disputes, Geldards LLP provides ‘thorough and well-considered advice’ to an eclectic mix of public and private sector clients, including many major retail clients with sizeable property portfolios. Team head Ed Meggitt  has vast experience in the space, including on behalf of portfolio clients on estate management and the protection of their assets, as well as for utility companies, particularly in the context of property-related issues arising in the water industry. Nicola Lawrence  provides ‘comprehensive and clear advice’ to clients across a range of discrete disputes, as well as litigation arising in a portfolio management context. Associate Llinos Davies  provides ‘a combination of quality and practical advice in a pragmatic manner’ and has developed particularly strong ties with retail clients, who she regularly represents on disputed lease renewals.