The Scottish matters are conducted through our consultant, Iain Leslie of Leslie & Co SSC in Edinburgh
Iain Leslie undertook his Law Degree at Aberdeen University and has been a practising solicitor for over 30 years.
During all of that time he has been based in Edinburgh and has been a partner in several firms in the city .
He opened his own practice, Leslie and Co., in Edinburgh in 2008 and he is able to deal with matters covering the whole of Scotland.
During all of his years in practice Iain has acquired substantial experience in property matters, particularly the buying and selling of residential and commercial property and dealing with lending institutions for both. He also has substantial litigation experience, and more particularly in dealing with problems arising in property transactions.
Iain has also built up a substantial litigation practice, dealing with commercial litigation and family law, and he has a significant sports law practice.
Iain became a Consultant for Maxwell Alves in their exciting expansion into Scotland and he has undertaken several matters, predominantly for Chinese clients in the acquisition and securing of property together with commercial matters for the Firm. Most recently, Iain has been heavily involved in the acquisition of an island on the West coast of Scotland, the due diligence process and the substantial conveyancing elements. He has been involved with a Chinese lending institution in an advisory capacity regarding security over office property in Aberdeen worth several million pounds. In addition he has advised a number of Chinese clients in relation to purchasing properties in Scotland and acting for them in the acquisitions.
As a result of the recent reorganisation of Maxwell Alves, Scottish matters in Edinburgh will now be conducted by Leslie and Co., Solicitors, with Iain acting as principal contact and Alan and Daniel being Consultants to the Firm. Iain will continue to act as Consultant to Maxwell Alves in London and Hong Kong.
Leslie & Co SSC
2-8 Millar Crescent
Phone: 0131 447 8182
Fax: 0131 447 2274