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Scotland

CMS Scotland is a market leading, award-winning firm in Scotland, with a long history of being listed as a regional heavyweight in Chambers and Legal 500. We have consistent top tier rankings in Scotland in our key specialisms such as Corporate/Commercial/M&A, Banking & Finance, Real Estate, IP/IT, Telecoms, Energy/Power/Oil & Gas, Dispute Resolution, Life Sciences/Healthcare, Infrastructure/Projects, Public Sector, Education and Transport.

Our heritage is a combination between Dundas & Wilson and CMS to create a firm which, for over 250 years, has been working in partnership with businesses, from multi-nationals to start-ups, to meet their commercial objectives, deliver projects and close deals. With over 250 lawyers in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen, we have a team of true Scottish legal and industry specialists that's second to none, with great global experience as well as deep local know-how.

Our market leading teams in the key sectors of the 21st Century economy bring a fresh and innovative approach to professional services. And in an era of uncertainty and disruption, we're committed to developing and evolving along with our clients, helping them succeed by adapting to change and seizing new opportunities.

We have won numerous awards including Legal 500 Scotland Law Firm of the Year, Scottish Business Insider Legal Advisor of the Year as well as Real Estate Team of the Year– all testament to the quality of our people and our relationships with our clients.

How can we help? The following people will be available 24/7 to direct your query to the best person, or contact one of our office managing partners:-

Corporate/Commercial/M&A: Frank Fowlie

Real Estate: Allan Wernham 

Banking & Finance: Gordon Hay 

Dispute Resolution: Colin Hutton 

Energy: Norman Wisely

Projects/Infrastructure: Ailsa Ritchie 

IP/IT/Telecoms/Life Sciences: Carina Healy

Public sector: Eleanor Lane

Employment/HR: Alison Woods

Pensions: Alistair Hill

Health & Safety: Jan Burgess 

Competition/Anti-Trust: Graeme Young

Financial Services: Aidan Campbell

Environment: Robin Hutchison 

Funds: Colin Lawrie

Construction: Mark Kirke

Find out more about how we can help your business in Scotland, why not come and visit us, get in touch via our online contact form or just give us a call.

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