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Alan Meek

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Alan is a Partner in our Corporate team and is a corporate lawyer of considerable experience. He is also the head of Corporate Insolvency and Restructuring.

He specialises in corporate recovery and restructuring. He is an associate member of R3 and is a very experienced and well-respected practitioner. He routinely advises insolvency practitioners, lenders and other stakeholders in all aspects of corporate insolvency and 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. 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.

He is an associate member of R3.

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 business acquisition transactions through ABL.

Although primarily based within the Corporate team, Alan works closely with our litigation and  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

22 Sep 2020

Virgin Atlantic is Pleased To Announce The Arrival of Restructuring Plan Number 1

The Corporate Governance and Insolvency Act 2020 ("CIGA") created a new form of scheme available to assist distressed companies in the UK ("...
Article
Alan Meek
26 Jun 2020

Go Outdoors (If You Dare And Subject to Appropriate Social Distancing etc!)

Pre-pack v CVA I saw in the news that JD Sports Group had carried out a pre-pack purchase of the business of its subsidiary Go Outdoors.
Blog
Alan Meek
30 Mar 2020

Government announcement of changes to UK insolvency law.

A press release from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy ("BEIS") on March 29, 2020 has indicated that the Government intends...
Blog
Alan Meek

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