Ian Meadows

Partner - Dispute Resolution

Direct Line: 01283 526226
E-Mail: ian.meadows@elselaw.co.uk

Ian joined Else Solicitors in February 2022 and has over 25 years’ experience in commercial law.

Having qualified as a solicitor in 1997, Ian has worked in practices in Staffordshire and Derbyshire.

Ian specialises in commercial litigation with a particular interest in land and property litigation. He is a member of the Property Litigation Association.

Qualities Ian prides himself on are his pragmatic and straight forward approach, which he uses in an effort to seek an early, swift and cost-effective resolution for his clients.

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Key Services

Ian’s key services include:

Land and Property Litigation

• Commercial Landlord and Tenant disputes
• Forfeiture and Relief from Forfeiture claims
• Contested Lease Renewals
• Dilapidation claims
• Rent arrears
• Mortgage and other repossessions
• Easement and Covenant disputes
• Definitive Map Modification Orders

Commercial Litigation

• Company & shareholder disputes
• Partnership disputes
• Contractual disputes
• Corporate insolvency
• Professional negligence
• Debt recovery

Notable Work

During his career Ian has dealt with cases at both County and High Court level, as well as the Lands Tribunal. On a number of occasions he has dealt with matters that have reached the Civil Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court.


Outside of work, Ian enjoys shooting and fly-fishing and spending time with his family. Ian is a keen follower of rugby, especially his local team and plays the ukulele – badly!