Advised on the merger of The Alliance Trust PLC with The Second Alliance Trust PLC, creating the largest generalist investment trust in the UK.

Acted on behalf of Alliance Trust Real Estate Partners (GP) Limited in the £10 million sale of 125 George Street, Edinburgh (Tiger Lily) to Lothbury Property Trust Company Limited.

Shepherd and Wedderburn has a strong brand and quality people who help me to get to the right answer in a straightforward and commercial way. The advice they provide at all levels of the firm and across a wide range of subject areas is pragmatic and directed towards finding the best solution for us as a Company.

Donald McPherson, Company Secretary