The needs of business recovery and insolvency professional are wide ranging and require specialist legal input. From practical matters of procedure and interpretation to complex litigation and asset sales, our insolvency team delivers a comprehensive service.
Work of the team
Led by partner Keith Mahoney the team provides prompt and practical advice on a comprehensive range of insolvency issues; contentious or non-contentious and within any insolvency framework. It is supported by property, corporate and commercial lawyers who understand the insolvency implications of their specialisations
Our specialist knowledge, eye for detail and practical approach combine to achieve clients' objectives in realistic timescales and at a cost which is competitive. Our commitment is underlined by our willingness to share risk and operate under conditional fee arrangements in appropriate cases
As well as insolvency practitioners we act on behalf of individuals and companies, advising in relation to all insolvency procedures.
In corporate insolvencies we are well equipped to advise directors in asset recovery actions brought by insolvency practitioners and in relation to liquidations, company voluntary arrangements, receiverships and administrations.
In personal insolvency we advise individuals subject to IVA's, bankruptcy and former bankrupts facing asset recovery and other actions brought by insolvency practitioners.
The team is recommended by Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession and Legal 500 as one of the leading insolvency law teams in the South West. Keith Mahoney is recognised individually as a leader in his field.
Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession has recommended Keith Mahoney and the Meade King insolvency team for many years: -
2007: Recommended for the "hands on approach" of its "effective and technically strong" team and its "tenacious approach to litigation" One source asserted "when i need a kick-ass lawyer, I go to Meade King"
Keith Mahoney is described as "down to earth and practical" with "bags of experience". It was said that he "gets to the heart of an issue very quickly" and is "forthright in defending his client's position".
2008: "Punchy and proactive" and "always willing to write upfront, no-nonsense letters to pursue (Meade King client's) interests".
Keith Mahoney was commended for providing "sensible and commercial advice" his "willingness to speak his mind" and his ability to "knock matters on the head and avoid protracted litigation"
2009: The "strong technical lawyers" in Meade King's "efficient down to earth (insolvency) department" were recommended for giving "fantastic, common-sense advice" .
Keith Mahoney commended for his "tremendously practical approach and level-headed solutions" . One source took the view that "if you have got a fight on your hands, he's your man" .
2010: Keith Mahoney commended as a "bankruptcy expert" and a "tenacious litigator" .
2011: Souces are "full of praise" for Keith Mahoney, saying "He is always available and helpful". Clients told Chambers "He is very good at what he does and has great knowledge of the sector" .
Meade King provides "Good and timely backup" and Keith Mahoney is a "tenacious advocate"
- Association of Business Recovery Professionals
- The Insolvency Service
- Insolvency Lawyer's Association
- Individual insolvency register
- Bankruptcy Solicitor Bristol
- Bankruptcy Annulment Solicitor
- Bankruptcy Law Bristol
- Insolvency Law Bristol
- Insolvency Solicitor Bristol
- Insolvency Company Bristol
- Liquidation Law Bristol