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Brodies LLP

15 ATHOLL CRESCENT, EDINBURGH, EH3 8HA, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 0131 228 3777
Fax:
Fax 0131 228 3878
DX:
ED10 EDINBURGH-1
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www.brodies.com

CLIENT: Chris Simms, Head of Legal and Compliance
COMPANY/FIRM: Abellio
TESTIMONIAL: “In terms of legal support Brodies are first class. More importantly, however, we are impressed with how the services are delivered…  Brodies understands where we are coming from in terms of our objectives, and the way we work… advice across the board was seamless, and always pragmatic and commercial.”


CLIENT: Jonny Ginns, General Counsel
COMPANY/FIRM: INEOS
TESTIMONIAL: “INEOS has made no secret of its ambitions to do further acquisitions in the UKCS in the coming months and years and Brodies is helping us to explore a number of options. Clare Munro's past in-house experience means that she provides commercially-sensitive, pragmatic and sensible advice – we consider her to be an invaluable member of the team.”


CLIENT: Shauna Powell
COMPANY/FIRM: Clyde Blowers Capital IM LLP
TESTIMONIAL: “The Brodies team did an outstanding job in supporting us on this transaction, seamlessly delivering real quality and expertise across the board. Their commitment, drive and responsiveness was impressive. They were easy to work with and always available, providing the commercial and pragmatic advice which we value. The support of the Brodies team was invaluable to us in meeting critical deadlines to secure this key strategic acquisition for Clyde Blowers Capital.”


CLIENT: Stephen d’Errico, Partner
COMPANY/FIRM: Ernst & Young
TESTIMONIAL: “The Brodies team has really delivered on a number of major projects of key importance to our clients. They have a keen sense of commerciality, responsiveness, a real understanding of complex cross-border issues and lateral thinking – all features which make Brodies a top-class firm. They always go the extra mile.”


CLIENT: Sheena Beckwith, Finance Director
COMPANY/FIRM: Powerleague
TESTIMONIAL: “The team at Brodies provided excellent, commercially-focused advice and their input was essential in facilitating completion of the transaction within the required time frame. We were particularly impressed by the team’s ability to manage the cross-border aspects of the refinance.”


CLIENT: Nicola MacLeod, Director of Legal, HR and Communications                                                                                              
COMPANY/FIRM: Maersk Oil
TESTIMONIAL: “The Brodies team has provided expert and valuable advice on a variety of projects at both a local and international level. Their in-depth knowledge, coupled with the time and effort they commit to fully understanding and engaging with our requirements means that we are dependably provided with clear, top quality advice that we know we can trust. Advising on recent field development, the team worked in close partnership with our in-house legal team to ensure the deal was completed within the tight time frame.”


Legal Developments by:
Brodies LLP

  • Scottish planning obligations: modification and discharge – the story so far


    Planning obligations 1 (formerly agreements), which restrict or regulate the use or development of land, perform a crucial function within the planning system. In Scotland in particular, where the community infrastructure levy has not been adopted, the planning obligation continues to be the primary mechanism for the delivery of much needed local and regional infrastructure through developer contributions, often involving very significant sums. 

    - Brodies LLP

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