I’m a Partner at Gerald Eve and head up our Glasgow office. I have significant experience of advising clients on rating, valuation, lease consultancy, dispute resolution and compulsory purchase matters with a focus on energy and utilities, all types of commercial premises, NHS and higher educational facilities.
I provide rating advice to power generating companies in Scotland, dealing with Transmission and Distribution networks, power stations and renewables sites. I also advise University clients on rating and valuation matters, dealing with strategic planning and asset utilisation measures. I assist clients on estate management and lease consultancy terms as well as development agreements.
I am actively involved in dispute resolution and have acted as an Independent Expert or Arbitrator on a wide range of complex rent review, development and valuation issues. I have represented clients in compulsory purchase cases on a variety of significant claims.
My clients include Scottish Power, SSE, EDF, Eon, International Power, Universities of Edinburgh, Aberdeen Aggregate Industries, Hansen Aggregates, Barr Ltd, AG Barr and Standard Life.