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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

12 May 2021

Key Dates for Directors (and profit warning)

We are hopefully now beginning to move out of the various lockdowns and restrictions that have been put in place to deal with the pandemic.
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Alan Meek
5 May 2021

Scottish firms facing insolvency is expected to increase

The number of Scottish firms facing insolvency is expected to increase sharply as government loans require to be paid.
Blog
Alan Meek
2 Feb 2021

Insolvency update 2021

The challenges facing the businesses of the United Kingdom at the start of 2021 are perhaps greater than any of us have seen in our lifetimes. In...
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Alan Meek

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