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Geldards LLP

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Chief Executive: Jeff Pearson
Chairman: David Williams
Number of partners: 57
Number of other fee earners: 190

Contacts
Charity & Not-for-Profit:
Harriet Morgan
Clinical Negligence: Spencer Collier
Commercial: Chris Williams
Corporate: Andrew Morris
Dispute Resolution: Nino Simone
Employment: Lowri Phillips
Insolvency & Corporate Recovery: Karl Baranski
International: Paul Hopkins
Personal Injury: Donna Makin
Private Client: David Williams
Public Sector: Tiffany Cloynes
Real Estate: Graham Banks

THE FIRM
Geldards LLP is a full-service law firm providing high quality and practical legal advice. The firm's multi-disciplinary legal teams have significant and in-depth experience working with a range of clients across many industries and legal disciplines. From the largest organisational transactions to advising on what’s best for clients and their families, Geldards LLP has the expertise and experience to deliver the right legal solution.Through taking a proactive approach to building strong and resilient relationships, the firm understands clients’ needs and goals, and can assist them in finding the best results in support of their commercial strategies. The firm also works closely with a wide range of leading professionals including banks, accountancy practices, IFAs and other advisers.

Areas of Practice
Commercial/Corporates - Services to Business:
64%
Public & Not-For-Profit: 20%
Individuals: 16%

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK


Services for Businesses:
Geldards LLP is a full service practice with a wide range of specialist areas that ensure clients have access to the right advice at the right time. Services include general corporate and finance work, commercial agreements, employment issues, dispute resolution and all aspects of commercial real estate matters. The firm has particular strength in the automotive, construction, manufacturing, energy &renewables, retail, sport and technology sectors.

Services for the Public Sector and Charities:
With one of the largest public services teams in the UK, the firm continues to be a trusted legal advisor to over 200 local authorities, central government agencies, the devolved government in Wales and over 700 public, educational, religious and charitable organisations and institutions across England & Wales. Current framework appointments include East Midlands Law Share, National Procurement Service (Wales) and the North West Legal Consortium.

Services for Families and Individuals: 
Geldard LLP's wide range of private client services reflects the breadth of the firm’s expertise and its long tradition in advising clients in this fast-changing area of law. The firm offers a holistic service across all aspects of wealth preservation and succession planning including wealth management, matrimonial, tax and property. The education team specialises in supporting students and families in gaining full access to education, learning and specialist support from appropriate educational establishments. Finally, the firm's medical negligence team supports and frequently gains life changing awards for patients and families faced with clinical mistakes and failure.

UK

This firm is also ranked in:

Europe 2022 High Net Worth 2021

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Derby and surrounds

Family/Matrimonial
Band 1
East Midlands

Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market and Private Equity
Band 4
Real Estate
Band 1
UK-wide

Local Government
Band 3
Wales

Administrative & Public Law
Band 2
Banking & Finance
Band 3

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Derby and surrounds

Family/Matrimonial


Claire Dean
Band 1
Fiona Apthorpe
Band 1
East Midlands

Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market and Private Equity


Peter Seary
Band 3

Real Estate


David Watson
Band 2
Heather Dixon
Band 2
Jamie Gordon
Band 2

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Top Ranked Lawyers

Band 1
Andrew MorrisCorporate/M&A
Claire DeanFamily/Matrimonial
Fiona ApthorpeFamily/Matrimonial
Justin HarringtonInformation Technology
Michael LindseyIntellectual Property
Paul HopkinsLitigation
Susanne BradleyReal Estate
Ed MeggittReal Estate Litigation
Band 2
Bethan LloydAdministrative & Public Law
Spencer CollierClinical Negligence: Mainly Claimant
Tony NorrisConstruction
Jane CowleyFamily/Matrimonial
Donna MakinPersonal Injury: Mainly Defendant
David WatsonReal Estate
Heather DixonReal Estate
Jamie GordonReal Estate

Ranked Offices

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Head Office

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Head Office

4 Capital Quarter

Tyndall Street

Cardiff

South Glamorgan

UK

CF10 4BZ

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