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B P Collins LLP

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An award-winning, highly ranked, lifecycle law firm in Gerrards Cross, Bucks and Thame, Oxon. Teams of legal experts provide advice and support across a range of corporate, commercial, employment, real estate, disputes, crime, family and wills, trusts and probate.
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Firm profile for UK 2022

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About

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Senior Partner: Simon Deans
Number of partners: 16
Number of other lawyers: 48

Contacts:
Business Immigration:
Chris Brazier
Commercial Property: Alison Taylor
Corporate & Commercial: Alex Zachary
Criminal Law: Jonothan Moss
Dispute Resolution: Matthew Brandis
Employment: Jo Davis
Environment: Alex Zachary
Family: Sue Andrews
Private Client: Lucy Wood
Public Notary: David Wilkinson
Real Estate Litigation: Phil Hind
Residential Property: Martina Razaq
Technology & IP: Alex Zachary

The Firm
B P Collins LLP is an award-winning lifecycle law firm headquartered in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire and with offices in London and Thame, Oxfordshire. Teams of legal experts provide advice and support across a range of corporate and commercial, employment, real estate, dispute resolution, family law and wills, trusts and probate matters. Celebrating more than 55 years, the firm has built its reputation by guiding people and businesses through each stage of their lifecycle. Its lawyers are dedicated to delivering the best legal advice through solving problems, managing risk and adding value. Lexcel accredited, it is the firm’s lawyers’ personal commitment and enduring relationships with clients, whether a business or private individual, that lead to an outstanding service.

Areas of Practice:
Corporate & Commercial:
14%
Employment: 12%
Family: 14%
Dispute Resolution: 24%
Private Client: 13%
Real Estate: 23%

Principle Areas of Work

Corporate & Commercial:

A major presence within the Thames Valley region acting for successful entrepreneurs, growing businesses, inward investors and mid-tier, national and international corporates. Specialist knowledge includes the waste management, food, technology and pharmaceutical sectors.

Employment:
Handling a diverse caseload within core areas of corporate support, business immigration advice, employment rights, contracts, executive terminations, partnership disputes, discrimination and dismissal claims, protection of confidentiality and business transfers. Clients rely on the team to negotiate high value exit packages and in pursuing complex litigation through the courts.

Dispute Resolution:
Sizable team of several experts in their field and qualified mediators. The team’s diversity of expertise ensures a track-record of winning cases across the range of courts. The team also offers advice regarding all commercial contract disputes, construction disputes, criminal law, professional negligence claims, IP and IT disputes, factoring and trade finance, fraud and insolvency.

Wills, Trusts & Probate:
In-depth knowledge of estate planning, probate and trusts, which increasingly encompasses international tax work to include offshore trusts. A strong reputation for handling contentious probate and inheritance matters. The practice enhances its commitment to clients with a trust administration service and advice on issues affecting the elderly.

Family:
Skilled and respected team comprising members of resolution, committed to a constructive approach to resolving family matters. Breadth of experience includes advising high net worth clients on their foreign assets, pensions and pre-nuptial agreements and high profile divorce cases.

Real Estate:
Expertise in commercial and residential property matters including development and investment, secured lending, sales and leasebacks, joint ventures, agricultural and trust-related work. The team advises on environmental law’s impact on property ownership and transactions with dedicated property litigation support.

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High Net Worth 2021

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Thames Valley

Corporate/M&A: Lower Mid-Market
Band 1
Employment
Band 2
Environment
Band 1
Litigation
Band 2
Real Estate: Lower Mid-Market
Band 2
Watford, Uxbridge and surrounds

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Ranked Lawyers

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Corporate/M&A: Lower Mid-Market


Alex Zachary
Band 2
David Smellie
Band 1
Simon Deans
Band 2

Employment


Chris Brazier
Up and Coming
Kathryn Fielder
Associates to watch

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Top Ranked Lawyers

Band 1
David SmellieCorporate/M&A: Lower Mid-Market
Jo DavisEmployment
Alex ZacharyEnvironment
Craig WilliamsEnvironment
Sue AndrewsFamily/Matrimonial
Craig WilliamsLitigation
Band 2
Alex ZacharyCorporate/M&A: Lower Mid-Market
Simon DeansCorporate/M&A: Lower Mid-Market
Matthew BrandisLitigation
Band 4
Alison TaylorReal Estate
Up and Coming
Chris BrazierEmployment
Maria MowberryReal Estate
Phil HindReal Estate Litigation
Associates to watch
Kathryn FielderEmployment
Emily HalleyReal Estate

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20 Station Road

Gerrards Cross

Buckinghamshire

UK

SL9 8EL

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