David Stewart

Edinburgh Office
0131 247 1176
David is a partner in the Firm's Real Estate & Infrastructure division with more than 20 years' experience having worked in some of Scotland's largest law firms.

He has a diverse client base, ranging from institutions and REITs to private property companies and high net worth overseas investors. Each of them has their own needs and drivers, and David provides concise, hands on, practical advice which is tailored to their specific needs.

Membership & Awards
Law Society of Scotland

Real Estate Expertise

David has experience working on high end investment deals, complex development projects and in niche areas such as purpose built student accommodation and build-to-rent development. His management of complicated transactions is second to none.

He is ranked in Chambers and Partners legal directory.

Recent highlights include:

  • Acting for a developer in the site assembly, pre-let to a PLC tenant, and forward funded sale of a large regional office HQ scheme
  • Acting for a specialist build-to-rent developer in the development of over 500 residential units on an iconic site, with a completed development value well in excess of £100m
  • Acting for a private property company in the acquisition of a portfolio of over 40 properties, against a challenging Budget-driven deadline
  • Acting for an institutional property fund in the sale of a multi-let office building for +£35m