One of the North East's leaders in rural law, Hamish is top ranked in his field by the leading independent legal directories Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500.

Highly regarded for his experience and depth of knowledge of rural and agricultural matters, Hamish is thoroughly immersed in the sector. He is accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a Specialist in Agricultural Law, and he sits on the Law Society of Scotland's Rural Affairs Committee, the NFUS Legal and Technical Committee and is a member of the Scottish Agricultural Arbiters and Valuers Association. He is also a Trustee of RSABI, Scotland’s leading agricultural charity. 

"He is technically very able, very visible in this sector and very active, especially on tenancy work. He knows the law and the best way to use it for his client, and he has a high profile within the industry."



  • The practices uniqueness and strength is being headed up by Hamish Lean, who is a industry-recognised and respected specialist in his field, who is supported by a team with a depth of knowledge in rural affairs.

  • He has the ear of the court because it's known that he knows so much from his own practice and experience.