Expert collaborative legal skills for property development have been central to our success over the years. This expertise extends to long-term regeneration work, town centre redevelopment and stand-alone property developments across the housing, retail, leisure, energy, manufacturing and education sectors.
Our team’s broad range of skills has helped make a positive environmental impact, transforming areas of the old heartland of Scotland’s heavy industries into award winning places that are tailor made for a high quality of life.
Through planning, site acquisition, assembly, procurement, funding, construction and disposal, we work hard to advise and complete conveyancing processes in an efficient and solutions-driven manner.
Effective project management is key, as this enables us to deliver schemes on every scale, from major public sector infrastructure projects to spectacular private homes. Whatever support you need, from planning permission and permitted development to environmental policy, our property development solicitors are here to ensure you reach your business goal on time and to budget. We can also advise on any issues arising from Brexit.
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How can we help?
Expert navigation of the Scottish planning process at both national and local level is central to achieving your development objective. We don’t just bring in-depth knowledge of the regulatory law and process but also a rigorous approach to local dynamics and how they impact on a project programme.
Across the property development sector, our accredited town planners have delivered winning planning submissions through detailed knowledge backed by advocacy skills. A wealth of experience negotiating and drafting section 75 agreements allows us to deliver the best possible outcomes for our clients.
Scotland’s development management programme aims to protect the natural and historic environment and ensure that our natural resources are exploited sustainably. Knowledge of how the development consenting process protects such important elements is key to delivering projects viably and on time. That’s why we have invested heavily in developing our skills in consenting, environmental regulation, historic building, wildlife, habitat and climate change issues. Combining comprehensive knowledge with advocacy skills allows us to support fast and efficient delivery of all the consents needed to realise the completed development.
Across a sector still recovering from the financial crash, our team of experts and accredited specialists advise on all aspects and stages in the construction process. Their expertise encompasses procurement, building regulations, SBCC, JCT contract and finance, and completion with full marketable warranties, performance bonds and guarantees. The balance between contentious and non-contentious solicitors in our team ensures we can meet client demand and deliver results no matter how choppy the waters.
Infrastructure and Projects
We’re proud to offer the knowledge and legal skills of some of Scotland’s leading professionals, who deliver peerless and practical advice on a diverse range of procurement options. Their expertise meets the ever-growing demand for better infrastructure in the creation of high quality places to live and work. Our accredited specialists honed their skills in PFI schemes and have been instrumental in key contracts under PPP and hub projects. In keeping with our dedication to forging long-term relationships, we provide a lifetime of project support that ensures the right commercial result, every time.