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Harper Macleod LLP

Real Estate

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What the team is known for

Notable practice advising on the full range of property transactions. Frequently sought to advise on development schemes and investment purchases, often in the healthcare and retail sectors. Continues to be active in the housebuilding field. Also advises a number of public sector organisations. Additional expertise in assisting clients with the management of property portfolios.

Significant clients

A client says: "They have deep knowledge of our needs as a business and a sharp commercial focus."

Work highlights

Acted for Halfords Autocentres on the acquisition of McConechy's Tyres, performing due diligence on the entire portfolio of 63 properties across Scotland and England.

Notable practitioners

John Meehan is head of the firm's real estate department. He handles a broad range of complex property work, including land and investment transactions, and landlord and tenant matters.
"Dedicated to his client's cause and capable of getting things done at short notice."

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Overview

Our Commercial Property group is one of the largest teams of property lawyers in Scotland, advising clients of all sizes across the private, public and third sectors. Our specialists pro-actively deal with selling, purchasing, leasing, development, investment, portfolio management or funding matters. We use our knowledge and good working relationships throughout the property industry to efficiently deal with clients' needs and to develop innovative structures and solutions to complex contractual matters or to deal with large numbers of properties.

We also work alongside those based in jurisdictions outside Scotland, who require our knowledge of the Scottish legal system.

We are able to call upon the support of other specialist leading lawyers from other disciplines within the firm to support our work, including those from the fields of construction law, property litigation, banking, corporate, restructuring and planning.

Real Estate Department

Harper Macleod LLP

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Department location

The Ca'd'oro

45 Gordon Street

Glasgow

Glasgow City

UK

G1 3PE

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Real Estate


John Meehan
Band 3