Brian Hutcheson > Dentons > Glasgow, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

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Work Department

Real Estate


Brian is a partner in Dentons’ Glasgow office. He is a member of the Real Estate practice group.

Brian deals with all aspects of real estate work within Scotland. His main areas of practice are estate management, acquisitions and disposals, development and regeneration, leasing and real estate finance, including bridging finance.
Brian has developed a particular expertise in student accommodation, BTR/multifamily, and retail and logistics. In the context of estate management, Brian has experience of acting for a broad spectrum of clients as diverse as airports, postal organizations and offshore investment funds. He acts for both public and private sector organizations.
Brian is the current chair of the Investment Property Forum (IPF) in Scotland.


Qualified 1996. Partner Dentons 2020.


University of Glasgow, 1995, Diploma in Legal Practice; University of Glasgow, 1994, LLB (Hons); Practice University of Glasgow, 1993, LLB

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Real estate > Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow

(Leading individuals)

Brian Hutcheson Dentons

Home to a UK-wide real estate practice, Dentons’s Scottish team is spearheaded by Brian Hutcheson, a lawyer with extensive student accommodation, BTR, retail and logistics asset expertise; he is supported development, leasing and investment expert, Barry Edgar, in addition to Paul Haniford whose key fields of focus include renewables and leisure. Madeleine Smallwood rounds off the four-partner team and is often engaged on major energy developments as well as transactions pertaining to hotel and leisure assets.