Euan Wilson > Dentons > Edinburgh, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

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Work Department

Energy, Transport and Infrastructure


Euan is a partner in the Infrastructure team with 23 years’ experience and specializes in large infrastructure and project finance transactions such as PFI, NPD, hub, BSF and LIFT. As a dual-qualified lawyer, Euan has worked on projects throughout the UK.

Euan has a particular focus in the area of secondary market PFI/PPP transactions and is recognized as a market-leading figure in this area, advising large UK investment funds and a range of other significant market players.

In addition, Euan provides strategic advice to equity investors and directors on dozens of operational projects (from a client book of more than 60 operational projects). Clients include Aviva, Dalmore Capital, Semperian, Sir Robert McAlpine, AMP Capital (Irish infrastructure fund), Morgan Sindall Investments, 3i Infrastructure and Network Rail.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Projects, energy and natural resources > Projects

Dentons operates on a local, domestic and international scale from its Edinburgh office, ‘going above and beyond’ to lend its expertise on a wealth of different projects matters. Euan Wilson is particularly accomplished in the field of PFI/PPP secondary market transactions, serving as practice co-head alongside Stewart Maciver, a lawyer whose core strengths include asset management and primary market deals. Andrew Orr is the other key partner within the group and leverages a track record in energy, healthcare, housing, transport, waste and education projects, among others.

Scotland > Transport

Demonstrating its in-depth rail sector expertise, Dentons‘ team continues to act as full-service supplier to Network Rail in Scotland, providing regular real estate, construction, procurement and commercial advice as well as litigation assistance. The team is jointly led by Glasgow-based construction procurement specialist Mark Macaulay and Edinburgh-based infrastructure and project finance expert Euan Wilson, and also applies its transport sector expertise to roads and ports projects in England and Northern Ireland.

London > Projects, energy and natural resources > Infrastructure

The infrastructure team at Dentons is strong in the roads, defence, healthcare, education, transportation and renewable energy sectors. The practice advises on transactions, including M&A, as well as PFI and PPP projects. The group is jointly led by the Edinburgh-based Euan Wilson  and Stewart Maciver, and London’s Dominic Spacie . Wilson is a name for project finance and acts for large UK investment funds; Maciver handles both primary and secondary market transactions; while Spacie advises banks, institutional investors, development finance institutions, contractors and government entities on domestic and cross-border transactions.