Euan McLeod > Shepherd and Wedderburn > Edinburgh, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Shepherd and Wedderburn
1 EXCHANGE CRESCENT
CONFERENCE SQUARE
EDINBURGH
EH3 8UL
Scotland

Work Department

Infrastructure

Position

Euan heads up our transactional construction team. He has a Masters degree in Construction Law and specialises in providing procurement advice at the outset of projects; drafting and negotiating construction and engineering contracts from both the employer’s (both public and private sector) and contractor’s points of view; and then providing strategic advice during the project. Euan also assists clients in the resolution of contractual disputes and has extensive experience of advising on high value and complex projects throughout the UK and in Europe. He also advises clients on their template contracts and framework agreements. In Chambers and Partners, sources say he is ‘self-motivated, self-starting, efficient, and a hard-line negotiator who understands our position.’

Career

Trained Steedman Ramage; admitted as a solicitor in Scotland 1998; assistant Steedman Ramage 1998, associate 2000; assistant Shepherd and Wedderburn 2001, associate 2003, partner 2006.

Education

University of Edinburgh (1995 LLB Hons; 1996 Dip LP); University of Strathclyde (2002 LLM Construction Law).

Leisure

Hill walking, gym, golf, travelling.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Real estate > Construction

Acting for contractors, developers and end-users, Shepherd and Wedderburn‘s team, led by Euan McLeod, is well versed in handling contentious and non-contentious construction and engineering matters pertaining to energy (including renewable energy), real estate and housing regeneration projects, among others. On the non-contentious side, the team is particularly experienced in handling matters at the intersection with procurement law.