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South West: Insurance

Professional negligence
Professional negligence - ranked: tier 4

Meade King LLP

Meade King LLP acts for private individuals and businesses in claims against conveyancers, insolvency practitioners, accountants, tax advisers and structural engineers. All team members are members of the Professional Negligence Lawyers Association (PNLA). John Vasey heads the practice.

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South West: Private client

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

Meade King LLP

The team at Meade King LLP is ‘extremely competent, with a longstanding reputation in the local market for providing clear advice in an approachable manner’. The lawyers focus on advising SME business owners and managers as well as elderly clients, and receives referrals via the Solicitors for the Elderly website. The ‘extremely knowledgeable but also very personable’ Samantha Piper was promoted to partner in May 2018; she advises on declarations of trust, capital gains tax and elderly client law; handles will drafting for high-net-worth clients and entrepreneurs; and assists with probate cases with complex tax elements and foreign assets. She provides ‘a high degree of technical competence with a great deal of compassion, sincerity and professionalism’. Elizabeth Metcalfe – who delivers ‘prompt service in a friendly manner’ - joined as a solicitor from Mowbray Woodwards Solicitors, and Olivia Stibbs joined as a solicitor from Battrick Clark in Bristol. Vanessa Eyre is another notable member of the team.

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South West: Real estate

Commercial property: Bristol
Commercial property: Bristol - ranked: tier 4

Meade King LLP

Headed by Edward Langford, the ‘competent and efficient’ team at Meade King LLP specialises in real estate development, and property transactions, particularly in the in the healthcare sector. Langford has considerable experience in handling the property aspects of sale and purchase transactions involving healthcare businesses and dental surgeries. Catherine Ainley focuses on acting for developers in development site and land transactions. Additionally, Simon East handles property portfolio management and is instructed by charities and corporate clients.

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