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Our Aberdeen office has been an important part of the energy industry for over 30 years and is a full service law office. We have 40 lawyers advising on energy, real estate, corporate, employment, banking and finance, dispute resolution, IP/IT and commercial matters.

The team is fully immersed in our local markets and works seamlessly with our 70+ offices around the world to bring a global perspective to our work in Scotland. 

If you would like more information about our services, please come and visit us, reach out via our online contact form or give us a call.

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CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
6 Queens Road
AB15 4ZT
United Kingdom


From the Airport

Aberdeen Airport, Dyce, is located 7 miles from the office. 

  • Bus – buses depart from outside the terminal building taking you to directly into the city centre. The journey takes approx. 30 minutes.
  • Taxi – the journey takes approx. 20 minutes and costs approx £20.

By car

If you are travelling by car, please enter postcode AB15 4ZT into your satnav for directions to the office.  There is limited parking available on site.

By train

Aberdeen train station is located 2 miles from the office. 

  • Taxi – the journey takes approx. 10 minutes and costs approx. £8.


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