Chris Todd > Lindsays > Dundee, Scotland > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Commercial property.


Partner in the commercial property department, based in Dundee. Specialises in residential and commercial sales purchases and leasing for both landlords and tenants. Also has experience with small claims and summary cause litigation work on landlord and tenant issues and debt collection.

Tutor and lecturer at Dundee University and was jointly responsible for designing a new conveyancing elective module to comply with LSS guidelines. Also the clerk to the Bonnetmaker Craft of Dundee which is the largest of the Nine Incorporated Trades of Dundee. Credential highlights: acting for a bank in the provision of security for multimillion pound property portfolio finance; represents Scotland’s largest equine rehoming and adoption centre and a BVI company in relation to their portfolio of student flats.


Trained Shield & Kyd Dundee; qualified 2008; partner 2011; partner Lindsays 2012.


Menzieshill High School; University of Dundee (2001-05 LLB (Hons) 2:1, 2006 Diploma in Legal Practice 2006).


Hillwalking, climbing, cycling.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Real estate > Commercial property: elsewhere in Scotland

Lindsays‘ commercial property team was bolstered by the arrival of David Rose in May 2020 from Dentons and the promotion of Darren Leahy to partner in April that year. Rose has brought with him a number of developer clients and is experienced in handling significant transactions for developers, investors, occupiers and lenders. Chris Todd heads the practice and focuses on residential and commercial acquisitions and disposals, and leasing.