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Edinburgh / Glasgow Office

We are seeking a Solicitor with 1 - 5 years' PQE to join our Glasgow or Edinburgh Clean Energy Real Estate team (Property & Infrastructure division).

The role will involve advising...

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orla.dixon@shepwedd.com

Glasgow Office

We currently have two exciting opportunities within our Glasgow Property team. Our Property team is one of the leaders in the market working with private and public organisations as well as a range of institutions and individuals to deliver in-depth industry knowledge to get straight to the heart of a project, its issues and their individual needs.

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orla.dixon@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh / Glasgow Office

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Associate/Associate to join our planning and energy team.

The ideal candidate must have planning experience, and ideally some experience of consenting large infrastructure projects. Qualification in Scotland is preferred, but we will also accept applications from those qualified in...

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orla.dixon@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh Office

We are seeking a Solicitor with 0 - 5 years' PQE to join our Edinburgh Infrastructure team (Property & Infrastructure division). 

The role will involve working on complex and high value infrastructure projects across a number of sectors, including, healthcare, education, waste, streetlight and energy.

The workload is interesting and varied with the team advising public sector bodies, funders and the private sector on projects from their origination right through to their operation. The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out due diligence on contracts...

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orla.dixon@shepwedd.com

Aberdeen Office

We are seeking a Solicitor with 0 - 2 years PQE to join our Rural Property team (Property & Infrastructure division) in Aberdeen. 
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an appropriate range of legal knowledge within the property and infrastructure sector to join a thriving and growing practice in the rural property and renewable sphere.

In addition to the technical skills, the successful candidate will be able to work as part of a team, have strong problem-solving skills, and be willing to take an active role in the commercial development of the business....

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orla.dixon@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh / Glasgow Office

We currently have an opportunity for a Newly Qualified Banking & Finance lawyer based in Scotland (Edinburgh or Glasgow) within our multi-award winning Banking & Finance practice group, part of the firm’s wider Corporate division.

Our Banking & Finance team is one of the largest in Scotland with a busy and diverse practice, acting for a range of financial institutions, sponsors, corporate borrowers and other finance sector participants, covering a comprehensive range of services, including corporate lending, real estate finance, securitisation and structured finance,...

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Lucy.Cochrane@shepwedd.com

Other

We currently have an opportunity for two Corporate Finance lawyers based in Scotland within our market leading (Chambers #1) Corporate Finance practice group.

Our Corporate Finance team is one of the highest profile in Scotland with a busy and diverse practice, working with leading domestic and international companies, investment banks, fund managers and private equity houses on major transactions throughout the UK and beyond. On the public company side corporate clients range from FTSE 100 blue chips to smaller AIM companies; on the private company side clients range from large...

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Lucy.Cochrane@shepwedd.com

Glasgow Office

We currently have two opportunities within our Restructuring and Business Advisory team based in Glasgow.

Our Restructuring and Business Advisory team is one of the leaders in the market.  We advise companies and all classes of stakeholders on the full spectrum of issues that arise in corporate restructuring, insolvency and turnaround matters and pride our self on our responsive, commercial approach.

The Roles

Each role will include:

  • Advising companies and boards on issues relating to financial stress and...
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Lucy.Cochrane@shepwedd.com

Edinburgh Office

We currently have two opportunities within our Property and Infrastructure Disputes practice group for Newly Qualified Contentious Construction lawyers based in Edinburgh.

The roles are to join our Contentious Construction teams located within the firm’s PID group, which is part of the firm’s wider Commercial Disputes and Regulation division. 

The team has a busy and broad practice with a particular focus on the energy sector, and regularly advises on the following areas: infrastructure, civil engineering, utilities, waste-water, transport, oil...

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Lucy.Cochrane@shepwedd.com