Scottish law firm Lindsays has appointed Stuart Rowson as a partner in its commercial property team.
Rowson, who will be based in Edinburgh, joins from fellow commercial law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn.
He said: “It is great to be joining Lindsays which feels like a very natural fit for me. I am looking forward to working with the team to continue developing this successful area of the firm’s business.”
Rowson has experience of advising on a wide range of commercial property work and acts for investors, retailers and developers whilst working closely with London-based financial institutions.
Derek Nash, head of commercial property at Lindsays, said: “Stuart is an experienced property finance lawyer and is well-placed to expand our existing services. We have seen a marked increase in activity in the commercial property sector over the past 12 months and Stuart’s expertise will enhance the service we offer our clients.”
Alasdair Cummings, managing partner added: “Stuart’s appointment further strengthens our firm’s position in the commercial property sector which is a key element of our strategy. We are delighted to welcome Stuart to the partnership.”