Neil Kelley > Griffin Law > West Malling, England > Lawyer Profile

Griffin Law
60 CHURCHILL SQUARE
KINGS HILL
WEST MALLING
Kent
ME19 4YU
England

Work Department

Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Position

Head of Litigation

Neil leads the innovative, commercially-minded team of fee earners of at Griffin Law, bringing over twenty years’ experience in litigation and dispute resolution to the established team.

Neil qualified in a city firm, Norton Rose in 2000 and worked there for a number of years before moving on to start his own firm in partnership. That firm merged with another and continues to this day. Neil decided to move on, working as a solicitor/ legal consultant for various companies and firms of solicitors, before joining Griffin Law as Head of Litigation in 2017.

Career

Trained Norton Rose; qualified 2000 – August 2006
Co-owner of Bayham Solicitors LLP August 2006 – October 2013 
Solicitor/Legal Consultant October 2013 – 2017
Head of Litigation, Griffin Law; 2017 – current

Languages

English

Memberships

The Law Society

Education

Hertfordshire University 1994 – 1997
College of Law Guildford and Store Street 1997 – 1998

 

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Griffin Law handles commercial litigation for clients in all sectors. The team is co-headed by principal and managing director Donal Blaney and Neil Kelley. Blaney is ‘as shrewd as they come‘ with experienced in handling financial disputes as well as trust and tax disputes. Mark Edmonds specialises in insolvency and commercial disputes and is praised as ‘the most no-nonsense litigator around’; Laura Ware is ‘junior yet far above her years’.