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Alan Meek

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Alan is Head of our Restructuring & Insolvency team and is a Partner in our Corporate team. He is a corporate lawyer of considerable experience. 

He specialises in advising on corporate restructuring and insolvency. He is a very experienced and well-respected practitioner who routinely advises insolvency practitioners, lenders and other stakeholders in all aspects of corporate distress situations.

Alan has been involved in many of the high profile insolvencies in Scotland over many years.  

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Alan is a partner in our corporate team and specialises in corporate recovery and restructuring. He is a very experienced practitioner and routinely advises insolvency practitioners, lenders and other stakeholders in all aspects of corporate insolvency and distress situations. He advises in connection with SMEs and larger companies and groups. Alan has been involved in many of the most high profile insolvencies in Scotland over many years. 

Alan has significant experience of dealing with pre-packs and retail insolvencies, and all aspects of administrations, liquidations, receiverships and CVAs.

As well as his experience in insolvency, Alan has a significant expertise in ABL including drafting standard form Scottish ABL documentation and the structuring of the funding of acquisition transactions through ABL.

Although primarily based within the Corporate team, Alan works closely with our litigation, commercial real estate, banking and asset finance teams.

What our clients and peers say: 

Clients say: "He's very commercial - he will always offer solutions and ideas."

- Chambers and Partners 2019

Alan Meek is commended for his ability to "get really into the details," with sources reporting that "his advice is absolutely bang-on on the technical points." He is a highly experienced insolvency and restructuring lawyer who advises on issues such as transactional challenges, refinancing matters and directors' duties matters.

Chambers and Partners 2020
Chamber 2020

Recent Content by Alan Meek

10 Sep 2021

Amendment to the restrictions on winding up petition

UK Government introduces a temporary increase to minimum debt level required for a winding up petition
Blog
Alan Meek
31 Aug 2021

Limited liability - not all it is cracked up to be - part two

In this two part article we highlight for directors some of the main ways in which the general protection of limited liability does not apply or can...
Article
Alan Meek
25 Aug 2021

Limited liability - not all it is cracked up to be

Limited liability is one of the fundamental concepts in our understanding of company law. Even people who know very little about the working of...
Article
Alan Meek

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