David Christopher Smith > Gillespie Macandrew LLP > Edinburgh, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Gillespie Macandrew LLP
5 ATHOLL CRESCENT
EDINBURGH
Scotland

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial and Charities

Position

Partner and Head of Corporate; dealing with corporate mergers, acquisitions and investments, corporate structuring for commercial joint ventures and developments, with particular specialisms in third sector companies and family business.

Career

Trained Gillespie Macandrew; qualified in Scotland 1994; qualified in England and Wales 1997; partner 2003.

Memberships

Notary Public.

Education

Websters High School; Edinburgh University (1991 LLB Hons); Glasgow University (Dip LP).

Leisure

Reading and creative writing, singing, hill walking and golf.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Edinburgh and Glasgow

Gillespie Macandrew LLP provides the full spectrum of corporate law advice to public and private sector clients from a variety of sectors. The firm particularly stands out in the renewable energy space, where it assists start-up and emerging companies with negotiating inward investments, joint ventures for renewables projects and other land-based development transactions. Other key areas of expertise include the food and drink and retail industries. Practice head David Christopher Smith is based in Edinburgh and – along with several other team members – is dual-qualified in Scottish and English law.