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Interlaw Strengthens Real Estate Offering in Scotland

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Interlaw's representative in Scotland, Morton Fraser, has bolstered its Commercial Real Estate team with the hire of Alan Stewart as a partner.

Mr Stewart, who will be based in Morton Fraser’s Edinburgh office, joins from Dentons and brings over 20 years’ experience in the Scottish real estate sector

Morton Fraser’s Commercial Real Estate team has seen revenues grow by 11% in the last 12 months and was recently shortlisted for Property Legal Team of the Year at the Scottish Property Awards 2019. 

Michael Ramsay, Divisional Manager of Morton Fraser’s Commercial Real Estate team, said: “Alan is a high profile real estate lawyer in the Scottish market, with a wide range of connections across Scottish businesses. He will be a great addition to the team, and brings particular expertise in investment and development projects. Attracting such a talented and experienced lawyer will help us in our goal to become the go-to firm for partner-led, sophisticated commercial real estate advice in Scotland.” 

Mr Stewart added: “Morton Fraser is a successful and independent Scottish law firm with a clear business strategy being delivered by a proven and talented management team. Its commercial real estate team is at the heart of the firm’s growth plans and I am delighted to be joining such a progressive and ambitious firm at an exciting stage in its development.”