John Elder > Shepherd and Wedderburn > Glasgow, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Shepherd and Wedderburn
1 WEST REGENT STREET
GLASGOW
G2 1RW
Scotland
John Elder photo

Work Department

Property

Position

John specialises in commercial real estate and has over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of Scottish property work.  He is Head of the firm’s healthcare sector team and advises a range of major healthcare provider and investor clients.  He also has wide experience in cross-border property and corporate deals, with particular expertise in property finance, investment purchases and sales, development and asset management work.  Clients describe him as “the man for healthcare in Scotland”, and “just excellent”.  John has an MBA from the University of Edinburgh Business School.  Admitted in Scotland.

Career

Trained Bird Semple 1994; admitted as a solicitor 1996; McGrigor Donald 1996-7; Bird Semple 1997-2000; DLA 2000-2003; Tods Murray 2003-2014; Shepherd and Wedderburn 2014

Memberships

Law Society of Scotland

Education

Glasgow University (1993 LLB Hons; 1994 Dip LP)
Edinburgh University (2007 MBA)

Leisure

Travel, golf, cycling and music.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Public sector > Health

Acting for private and public sector clients, Shepherd and Wedderburn covers a wide range of healthcare-related restructuring, financing, project development and regulatory work, including disputes. Director and real estate lawyer John Elder heads up the team.