Fraser LesliePartner, Land and Rural Business
Fraser joined the firm in 2015 and is a Partner in the firm`s leading Land and Rural Business team with a particular focus on transactional work, Voluntary First Registration and advising landowners in relation to wind, hydro and other renewable energy projects.
He has specialised in Scottish property work for many years and has broad commercial and rural experience covering purchase, sale, option agreements, letting (for both landlord and tenant), property due diligence and property finance/security work.
Fraser has over the course of his career been involved in numerous high value and complex property projects acting for landowners, high net worth individuals, funders and developers. Fraser`s recent experience includes:
- Advising a landowner on all aspects, including project finance, of a hydro scheme on a Highland Estate.
- Advising on the transfer of a 10,000 acre Highland Estate.
- Advising a number of landowners on option agreements and leases in respect of proposed renewable developments.
- Advising on the Voluntary First Registration of a large and complex Highland Estate.