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Morton Fraser

Local Government

1 ranked lawyersBand 3ScotlandUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Noted for its handling of the full scope of local government work. Experienced acting for local authorities in a range of matters including appeals, judicial reviews and local public inquiries. Additional capabilities instructing on complex monitoring officer investigations and reports. Active in the planning and housing sectors.

Work highlights

Acted for the City of Edinburgh Council on a £1 billion residential development on green belt land.

Notable practitioners

Rory Alexander is respected for his expertise in representing local authorities on a range of matters. He is particularly experienced in planning issues.
"He's an extremely capable, experienced litigator who has good relationships with local authority clients." "He's focused on finding solutions to issues."

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Scotland

Local Government


Rory Alexander
Band 2