DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP

Real Estate

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What the team is known for

Acts on complex sales, purchases and lease work for a variety of clients, including those in the leisure and retail sectors. Also advises on a range of development issues and handles property work for renewable energy companies.

Work highlights

Advised Speymalt Whisky Distributors on the proposal, land acquisition and agreements for a distillery in the Cairngorms National Park.

Notable practitioners

Colin Brass is a key contact.

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Overview

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP (‘WJM’) fields a standout real estate team of highly skilled and enthusiastic property lawyers, ably supported by their colleagues in the wider firm. WJM is relentless in its commitment to ensuring the highest standard of client care, as evidenced by its diverse roster of  longstanding and prominent clients across all property sectors.

Frequently sought after to assist in complex matters, WJM’s core real estate work covers :

  • Investment and Occupier Sales and Purchases
  • Secured Lending and Refinancing
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Development and Construction projects

In addition our team has market leading expertise in the following sectors:

  • Telecommunications
  • Renewable energy
  • Industrial warehousing and logistics
  • Healthcare
  • Housing Projects
  • Leisure and Hospitality
  • Agricultural and Rural
  • Crofting
  • Retail

Specialist teams encompassing Planning, Licensing, Construction, Tax and Banking, Property Litigation and Mediation and Restructuring lawyers provide an enviable breadth and depth of supporting expertise, allowing WJM to provide clients with a comprehensive service on all aspects of their property requirements.

Working closely with their clients’ other advisers, WJM’s lawyers share a commitment to effective team work combined with a focus to ensure  that their clients’ desired solutions are achieved.

Members

Brass, Colin (Head of Department)

Adams, Paul

Bauchop, Alan

Cowie, Gillian

Davenport, Katy

Dewar, Michael

Docherty, Steven

Dunn, Iain

Follan, Leanne

Gillies, Fraser

King, Stewart

Macfarlane, Esme

Martin, Nicola

McFarlane, Andrew

Ockrim, Joanne

Raja, Syema

Tainsh, Elizabeth

Clients

Cairn Group

Colhoun Family

Cosmo Restaurants

Dundas Heritable

GAP Group

Lotus Group

M&G Property

Macfarlane Group PLC

Pagazzi Lighting Limited

Rosemount Taverns

Sportscotland

The Prudential Insurance Company Limited

Toolstation

United Real Estate

Industries

Banks

Charities / Not for Profit

Energy

Private Clients / Individuals

Real Estate

Real Estate Finance

Telecommunications

Travel & Leisure

Real Estate Department

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP

firm
Department location

302 St Vincent Street

Glasgow

Glasgow City

UK

G2 5RZ

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