Allan Cairns > Dentons > Edinburgh, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
QUARTERMILE ONE
15 LAURISTON PLACE
EDINBURGH
EH3 9EP
Scotland
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Work Department

Real Estate

Position

Allan is a Partner in the Real Estate practice and is based in our Edinburgh office. He is involved in a wide range of property work, including investment acquisitions and disposals, leasing and development work, secured lending and the property aspects of corporate transactions.

Career

Trained Archibald Campbell & Harley WS, qualifying 2005.  Joined Maclay Murray & Spens LLP in 2005, and partner since 2015.

Education

Alva Academy; Dundee University LLB (Hons) 2002 and Dip LP 2003.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Real estate > Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow

(Next Generation Partners)

Allan CairnsDentons

Dentons is well-placed to advise clients on national and international real estate deals; its work in Scotland is often written under English law. In addition, the firm has a number of Scotland-based dual-qualified fee earners. The Scottish practice is noted for its experience of the shopping centre, retail, energy, and leisure and hospitality spaces. Glasgow-based partner Gordon Aitken, who is a co-head of the team, has over 30 years of real estate experience. He is notably adept at handling institutional investment and funding. Allan Cairns, who is based in Edinburgh, handles investment acquisitions and disposals, leasing and development work, secured lending and the property aspects of corporate transactions.