Lorne's expertise centres on property development and land regeneration. He acts for landowners and developers in complex negotiations and procurements and creates the agreements to implement them.
He values strong and lasting client relationships and can manage large and complex transactions, co-ordinating specialists throughout the firm and integrating into the client’s own project team. He understands clients’ commercial imperatives as well as public sector socio-economic drivers for regeneration.
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Clients appreciate Lorne's unassuming, communicative manner and his collegiate legal thinking.
- Acted for a local authority in a procurement and development agreement for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Athlete Village.
- Acted for a large housing developer in a successful bid for regeneration and development of Sighthill, Glasgow.
- Led property diligence for £1bn bond placement for Europe's largest Housing Association.