Liz Bruce
Legal Director
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+44 (0)131 656 0183
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Liz has over 20 years’ experience in company and business sales and acquisitions, corporate restructuring and reorganisations, venturing (including joint ventures) and funding, equity investments and shareholder arrangements. She has particular experience in property based corporate transactions. Liz also advises on ongoing company regulation and corporate governance issues. Regardless of the size and nature of the transaction, Liz offers efficient, focused commercial advice.

Some recent work highlights include:-

  • Sale of Maelor Forest Nurseries Holdings Limited to BSW Timber Limited;
  • Sale of Strathearn Distillery Limited to Douglas Laing & Co Ltd;
  • Sale of Kelvin Lighting Limited to Atrium Limited;
  • Acting for DH Systems Consultancy in relation to its merger with Fab Recycling, Motorhog and Car Transplants into new company Synetiq;
  • Sale of alternative investment fund manager FIM Services Limited to Gresham House;
  • Sale of HC Dundee Holdco Limited (owner of The Old Mill student accommodation in Dundee) to LXi Reit;
  • Sale of the group owning the Edinburgh Capital Hotel, Edinburgh City Hotel, Pond Hotel (Glasgow), Huntingtower Hotel (Perth) and Speedbird Inn (Aberdeen) to Leonardo Hotels;
  • Acting for the University of Edinburgh in relation to the establishment of, and investment into, Roslin Technologies Limited, a company set up to facilitate the commercialisation of research at the Roslin Institute; and
  • Sale of Arthur Mckay & Co Ltd to Servest Group.