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Bellwether Green

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Edinburgh, Glasgow

Scotland: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Edinburgh and Glasgow
Corporate and commercial: Edinburgh and Glasgow - ranked: tier 4

Bellwether Green

Bellwether Green's practice is best known for its work in the healthcare, education, technology and financial services sectors. New clients include Gerber Landa & Gee and Hjalli Model. Recent work includes advising on the implementation of a tax-driven re-structuring, de-mergers, share option schemes and reductions of share capital. April Bingham heads the practice.

Practice head(s):April Bingham


'The team is approachable and quick to respond to client needs. The corporate experts are very service focused and have the ability to convey technical concepts in ways which clients understand.'

'April Bingham and Stephanie Farrell (senior associate) are helpful, reactive and extremely personable. Nothing is too much of a hassle for them.'


Key Clients

Protech Heating Group

SAM Wealth LLP

Advice & Wealth Management Solutions LLP

4ICG Limited

DSL Business Finance Limited

C. Spratt Multi Utility Ltd

Macs Adventure

Traveltek Group

Gerber Landa & Gee

Hjalli Model

Work highlights

  • Acted for Kids Connecting on its purchase of the entire issued share capital of Big Bird Nursery Ltd, which operates a children’s day care nursery.
  • Advised on the establishment of an SPV for The Airdrie Diamonds consortium and acted on its purchase of 307,020 ordinary shares in the capital of Airdrie Football Club Limited from M&H Logistics Limited.
  • Acted for longstanding client RAM 231 Limited on its purchase, via a special purchase vehicle, of the entire issued share capital of Roin Limited, which operates Jennyswell Nursery and an after-school club.

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Scotland: Real estate

Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow
Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow - ranked: tier 4

Bellwether Green

Bellwether Green acts for a significant client roster including landlords and property developers, and provides assistance with development, acquisition, funding and letting issues. The team, led by John Bingham, has strong experience acting for large tenants and advises Virgin Media and Liberty Global on Scottish property work. Bingham is based in Glasgow with Steven Templeton.

Practice head(s):John Bingham

Other key lawyers:Steven Templeton


'John Bingham and Eve Mundell are extremely responsive, practical and effective. They are pleasant to deal with and organised.'

'Bellwether Green adopts a partner-led, commercial approach in providing legal advice on commercial property in Scotland. The real estate experts are quick to pick up the phone and have always been very responsive to ad hoc queries or efficient in dealing with transactional matters or disputes.'

'Bellwether Green stands out through its bespoke service, and understands fully the parameters of any instructions.'

'At Bellwether Green, turnaround time and efficiency are second to none. The real estate team really knows how to get things done and is very good at keeping client updated.'

'Communication skills are vital and these guys are excellent!'.

'John Bingham clearly has an in-depth knowledge of his field, but is also highly personable and commercial in his advice and dealings.'

Key Clients

Liberty Global plc

Virgin Media Limited

Emerson Process Management

Fortune 500 Company.

Brookhouse Group

Vertu Motors plc.

St Brides Managers

AGF Insurance Limited

City Estates

Walbrook (IOM) Nominees (No.4) Limited and Walbrook (IOM) Nominees (No.5) Limited as trustees for The Castlemilk Retail Property Unit Trust.

M8 Portfolio Partners Ltd

Work highlights

  • Advising AGF Insurance as lender on the Scottish aspects of a loan facility and assignation of debt and security over the Scottish aspects of a hotel chain.
  • Advised Liberty Global and Virgin Media on the Scottish aspects of an intra-company transfer of a portfolio of 10 sites as part of a wider company restructuring.
  • Appointed by Virgin Media to handle a new lease with the landlord of Mercury House in Strathclyde Business Park including negotiating with the landlord and existing tenant on dilapidations.

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