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Lindsays

CALEDONIAN EXCHANGE, 19A CANNING STREET, EDINBURGH, EH3 8HE, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 0131 229 1212
Fax:
Fax 0131 229 5611
DX:
ED25 EDINBURGH
Email:
Web:
www.lindsays.co.uk

Susan Law

Tel:
Work 0131 656 5681
Email:
Aitken Nairn WS

Position

Susan is a partner in the commercial property department based in Edinburgh. She has developed a particular strength in advising developers and lenders in the acquisition and security of development sites, dealing with site assembly, servicing issues, the creation of title conditions and development documentation.

Working closely with developers has provided Susan with experience in planning law and she acts for land owners in development matters, including a mixed use development for one of the first major planning applications in the Highlands. She also deals with option and promotion agreements for both landowner and developer.

Susan also acts for land owners in renewable energy projects, including wind farms and biomass. She also has experience acting for landlords and tenants in lease transactions and has built up expertise in the property requirements associated with liquor licensing. She acts for Tony Singh, having acted for Oloroso in the disposal of this high profile restaurant.

Career

Trained Skene Edwards, qualified 2002, partner Lindsays 2013. Skene Edwards 2000-03; Lindsays 2003-present; assistant Solicitor 2003 – March 2006; Lindsays associate solicitor April 2006 – December 2007; Lindsays senior associate January 2008 – March 2010; Lindsays director April 2010 – December 2012; Lindsays partner January 2013 to present.

Member

Law Society of Scotland; Women in Property.

Education

Mackie Academy, Stonehaven; University of Aberdeen (LLP Hons 2:1 1999); University of Aberdeen (Dip LP 2000).

Leisure

Reading, family, swimming.


Scotland: Real estate

Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow

Within: Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow

Lindsays' team is 'extremely professional in its dealings' and has 'good business acumen'. Having undergone significant expansion in 2016 and 2017, it now provides a full-service to clients on property-related matters. Stuart Rowson and Gavin Buchan have property finance expertise, while director Stacy Campbell is experienced in property investment and development, with particular knowledge of the hospitality and leisure sector. Director Dawn Anderson is particularly active in the retail sector, but her sector expertise also includes student accommodation, office and industrial, hospitality and leisure, and renewable energy. In addition to providing support on corporate transactions, director Fiona Linklater advises clients on commercial leasing and secured lending transactions. Practice head Derek Nash and Anderson acted for Waterstones Booksellers Limited in the relocation of its Aberdeen outlet to a flagship two floor store at the Bon Accord Centre. Nash, Anderson and director Andrew Boccoli assisted TP Real Estate with the sale of the Tune hotel in Edinburgh to The Edinburgh Collection. Kenny Gray and Susan Law are also recommended.

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