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Meade King is a leading Bristol law firm providing a full range of services for business and private clients.

The firm: Meade King builds strong relationships with its clients. It’s small enough to give a truly personal service but big enough to provide a full service.

Types of work undertaken: Real estate: the firm has a strong portfolio management, acquisition and development team. It advises clients operating principally in the retail, manufacturing, charity and agricultural sectors. It also advises developers and investors. The residential conveyancing team has a strong reputation in the local market.

Commercial litigation: the team specialises in professional negligence claims for corporate and individual clients. It also handles complex contractual and property-related disputes.

Corporate: the corporate team provides a comprehensive service including owner-managed business advice, partnerships, contractual relations with customers and suppliers, mergers and disposals, franchising, joint ventures and business angel investment.

Dentistry: Alex Hall leads the team to provide a specialist service to dentists across the UK. It helps with buying and selling dental practices, regulatory and disciplinary matters, and practice management issues.

Insolvency: Keith Mahoney provides insolvency advice ranging from practical matters of procedure and interpretation to complex litigation and asset sales. His expertise includes company voluntary arrangements (CVAs), receivership and administration.

Employment: in addition to Employment Tribunal cases and general employment work, the team provides advice on settlement agreements, restrictive covenants, shares and staff incentive schemes and director’s disputes.

Construction: the experienced team helps corporate and private clients resolve disputes as quickly and cost effectively as possible. The team works closely with Meade King’s real estate lawyers on development schemes.

Insurance: lawyers who previously worked for specialist defendant insurance firms now provide advice on coverage issues and claims against insurers.

Private client: the well-respected and long standing tax and estate planning team provides advice on taxes, trusts, wills, lasting power of attorneys and Court of Protection issues alongside a thriving probate practice.

  • Number of UK partners: 9
  • Number of other UK fee-earners: 22
  • Breakdown of work %

  • Commercial property: 27
  • Private client: 18
  • Company/commercial: 21
  • Commercial litigation: 21
  • Insolvency: 7
  • Construction: 6

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