Iain has over 10 years’ experience in real estate with a particular focus on renewable energy projects. He is a key member of Brodies’ Renewable Energy Group, which advises on some of the most significant projects in Scotland. His expertise in property and energy projects includes wind (offshore and onshore), solar, hydro and biomass. He regularly works in collaboration with other teams of lawyers to deliver these projects.

His experience includes: conducting property due diligence on operational and non-operational renewables assets; advising borrowers and funders on the project financing of renewables projects; advising both landowners and developers in relation to option agreements and leases for proposed renewables developments and all property-related issues; drafting and negotiating certificates of title and all property documentation associated with these developments including in relation to substations, cabling and access.

Living Brodies' values

Iain brings a collaborative and client-focused approach to transactions. Clients appreciate his knowledge of the sector and his ability to cut through the legal jargon with commercially focused advice.