Your Scots Counsel - Corporate

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Morton Fraser Partner Iain Young
Iain Young
Iain is a partner in our Corporate sector. He is also a member of the Sports Law team and the non-contentious Restructuring and Insolvency t...
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We advise on dozens of business sales and purchases across the UK and overseas every year, in all market sectors and covering a wide range of deal sizes. Our clients range from PLCs through well- established corporate clients to early stage businesses.

Members of our corporate team have worked in-house, both as lawyers and in commercial roles. This gives us a good understanding of the client's mind-set and approach to commercial deals.

Benefits we bring to your business

Whether undertaking due diligence on Scottish companies or assets, through to advising you on current market practice in Scottish transactions, we bring the same rigorous approach to your transactions and clients as we do to our own. Our lawyers are straight-talking, pragmatic, accessible and commercially-minded, acknowledged by the awards we have won and the testimonials received from our clients.

Our credentials

  • Tulchan Estate - Instructed by a major offshore international law firm to act on the acquisition of a company owning one of the largest sporting estates in Scotland
  • Real Estate Funds - Instructed by a major City based international law firm to act on the restructuring of a group of real estate funds
  • Mountain Optech - Instructed by a significant US law firm to undertake due diligence and review and report on the terms of the transaction documents in relation to the purchase of a Scottish group of companies
  • M&F Manufacturing GmbH - Instructed by an Austrian law firm in connection with the purchase of the business and assets of a Scottish company from a US listed entity