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Macdonald Henderson announces new appointments – 15th September 2017

Macdonald Henderson announces new appointments – 15th September 2017

We are delighted to advise two appointments to the firm. These appointments represent the achievement of a doubling in size for the firm since a management buyout in 2009.

David Beveridge Speaks at SE's MedTech Distribution Bootcamp - 12th September 2017

David Beveridge Speaks at SE's MedTech Distribution Bootcamp - 12th September 2017

Macdonald Henderson’s head of corporate, David Beveridge was delighted to speak at the MedTech Distribution Channel Bootcamp co-hosted by Scottish Enterprise, Global Scot and Scottish Development International on Tuesday 12th September 2017 at Apex House in Edinburgh.

StoriiCare pitches to Sequoia Capital and hits fundraising trail – 11th August 2017

StoriiCare pitches to Sequoia Capital and hits fundraising trail – 11th August 2017

Macdonald Henderson are pleased to note the recent press coverage in respect of our client StoriiCare as it pitches to Sequoia Capital and hits the fundraising trail.

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Acquisition of Glenallachie Distillery - 18th July 2017

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Acquisition of Glenallachie Distillery - 18th July 2017

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to note its role in advising The Glenallachie Consortium (comprised of Mr Billy Walker, Mr Graham Stevenson and Ms Trisha Savage) in the signing of an agreement to acquire the Glenallachie Distillery from Pernod Ricard.

Macdonald Henderson advises on the sale of Cobalt Water to Castle Water – 14th June 2017

Macdonald Henderson advises on the sale of Cobalt Water to Castle Water – 14th June 2017

Macdonald Henderson is delighted to have acted for the shareholders of Cobalt Water in the sale of the company, an independent retailer of water to business customers, to the UK’s leading independent water retailer, Castle Water.

Maureen Matheson wins Lawyer Monthly's Women in Law Award - 9th June 2017

Maureen Matheson wins Lawyer Monthly's Women in Law Award - 9th June 2017

Macdonald Henderson are delighted to advise that the head of the firm’s Private Client team, Maureen Matheson has been awarded Houses, Property and Neighbours Lawyer of the Year by Lawyer Monthly at the Women in Law Awards 2017.

Commercial Premises: To Buy or To Lease? - 12th May 2017

Commercial Premises: To Buy or To Lease? - 12th May 2017

We now live in an age of great technological advancement and we are relying more and more on our IT systems, allowing us greater flexibility in working hours and location of employees and customers alike. Nonetheless, most businesses still require actual bricks and mortar premises.

West of Scotland Insolvency Forum raises £4,316 for Sepsis Charity – 2 May 2017

West of Scotland Insolvency Forum raises £4,316 for Sepsis Charity – 2 May 2017

As chair of the West of Scotland Insolvency Forum, Macdonald Henderson's head of Corporate Recovery, Alan McKee was delighted to help raise £4,316 to the Fiona Elizabeth Agnew Trust (FEAT) last week at the annual West of Scotland Insolvency Forum Quiz night.

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the Business Journey – 25th April 2017

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the Business Journey – 25th April 2017

Macdonald Henderson was pleased to be given the opportunity to contribute to the latest quarterly instalment of the Business Journey at 29 in Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow in front of an audience of over ninety attendees.

Settlement of Court actions in Scotland – Pursuers’ Offers - 29th March 2017

Settlement of Court actions in Scotland – Pursuers’ Offers - 29th March 2017

Scottish Court rules are to be amended to provide pursuers with an extra tool if they wish to achieve settlement.

Macdonald Henderson advises on launch of Business Loans Scotland - 22nd March 2017

Macdonald Henderson advises on launch of Business Loans Scotland - 22nd March 2017

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to have advised the East of Scotland Investment Fund and its member Authorities in the launch of its successor fund, Business Loans Scotland.

Macdonald Henderson Advises on the MBO of ACA Press Cutters Limited – 22nd February 2017

Macdonald Henderson Advises on the MBO of ACA Press Cutters Limited – 22nd February 2017

Macdonald Henderson has advised the management team in the £6.5m management buyout of ACA Press Cutters, Scotland's leading integrated print finishing operation.

Macdonald Henderson Advises Old College Capital on Six Figure Krotos Funding - 16th February 2017

Macdonald Henderson Advises Old College Capital on Six Figure Krotos Funding - 16th February 2017

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to have advised Old College Capital, Edinburgh University’s investment arm, in its investment alongside Leslie Benzies, (one of the key figures in Scotland’s video game industry), in a substantial six-figure funding round by the Edinburgh-based audio technology specialist Krotos.

Emblation wins Innovative Collaboration Award at Scotland's Lifescience Awards - 8th February 2017

Emblation wins Innovative Collaboration Award at Scotland's Lifescience Awards - 8th February 2017

Macdonald Henderson are delighted to note that Emblation, a client of the firm, has (with its strategic partner Covidien/Medtronic) won the Innovative Collaboration Award (sponsored by IP Pragmatics) at the Scotland’s Life Sciences Dinner.

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the Business Journey – 31st January 2017

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the Business Journey – 31st January 2017

Macdonald Henderson was pleased to be given the opportunity to contribute to the latest quarterly instalment of the Business Journey at 29 in Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow in front of an audience of over ninety attendees.

Macdonald Henderson appoints Maureen Matheson as a Director - 17th January 2017

Macdonald Henderson appoints Maureen Matheson as a Director - 17th January 2017

We are delighted to advise that Macdonald Henderson has promoted Maureen Matheson to the position of director of the firm with effect from 16th January 2017.

The New

The New "Simple" Court Procedure - 16th January 2017

A new Court procedure in Scotland came into operation on 28 November 2016.

“Simple Procedure” replaces Small Claims and parts of Summary Cause procedure. Small Claims and Summary Cause procedure dealt with claims with a value of up to £5,000.00.

Business Insider - MH Corporate Advert - 13th January 2017

Business Insider - MH Corporate Advert - 13th January 2017

Macdonald Henderson's corporate team is proud to have taken advert space in this month's Business Insider magazine (January/February edition).

Macdonald Henderson’s Corporate Team Wins Team of the Year 2016

Macdonald Henderson’s Corporate Team Wins Team of the Year 2016

We are delighted to advise that the Corporate Team of Macdonald Henderson has won “Team of the Year” at The Law Awards of Scotland (in association with HR Consultancy) 2016.

Hard or Soft? Dealing with Brexit Contract Problems -11th November 2016

Hard or Soft? Dealing with Brexit Contract Problems -11th November 2016

Businesses need to consider how their contracts will be affected by the commercial implications of Brexit – whether you like your Brexit served Hard or Soft.

Macdonald Henderson’s Corporate Team Shortlisted for Team of the Year 2016 - 26th October 2016

Macdonald Henderson’s Corporate Team Shortlisted for Team of the Year 2016 - 26th October 2016

We are pleased to advise that the Corporate Team of Macdonald Henderson has been shortlisted for “Team of the Year” at The Law Awards of Scotland (in association with HR Consultancy) 2016.

Macdonald Henderson Advises Law at Work on Acquistion of Square Circle HR - 26th September 2016

Macdonald Henderson Advises Law at Work on Acquistion of Square Circle HR - 26th September 2016

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to have advised employment law, HR and health & safety specialists Law At Work (LAW) on the acquisition of Square Circle HR Ltd.

Good Leaver/Bad Leaver? - 9th September 2016

Good Leaver/Bad Leaver? - 9th September 2016

As Brexit dominates the political and economic thinking of UK plc, the Scottish commercial courts have recently been considering exits of a different nature.

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the Business Journey – 30th August 2016

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the Business Journey – 30th August 2016

Macdonald Henderson was pleased to be given the opportunity to contribute to the latest quarterly instalment of the Business Journey at 29 in Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow in front of an audience of over ninety attendees.

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Merger of Clark Communications and Golley Slater Scotland

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Merger of Clark Communications and Golley Slater Scotland

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to advise its role in advising Clark Communications in the acquisition of Golley Slater Scotland Limited.

Macdonald Henderson makes Top Three in Scotland for MBOs in 2016 - 15th August 2016

Macdonald Henderson makes Top Three in Scotland for MBOs in 2016 - 15th August 2016

Macdonald Henderson is delighted to note its placing as one of the top three corporate law firms in Scotland in terms of number of MBOs (management buyouts) completed in 2015/16.

Macdonald Henderson act in the sale of St Mirren FC - 25th July 2016

Macdonald Henderson act in the sale of St Mirren FC - 25th July 2016

Macdonald Henderson is delighted to have acted for a shareholder consortium of St Mirren Football Club in the sale of a controlling interest in the club to property developer Gordon Scott and the St Mirren fans.

Private Housing Tenancies (Scotland) Act 2016 - 23rd May 2016

Private Housing Tenancies (Scotland) Act 2016 - 23rd May 2016

Wholesale changes are afoot in the Scottish domestic tenancy sector.

The stated aim of the new Act is to create simpler tenancies, offer increased security to tenants and ensure predictability in relation to rent increases.

Contractual Bomb Scares - 18th May 2016

Contractual Bomb Scares - 18th May 2016

Most of us (football fans and otherwise) will have watched the weekend’s turn of events with some incredulity, when a dummy bomb used in a security exercise caused the last Premier League match of the season at Old Trafford to be postponed.

A Robust and Active Residential Property Market - 18th March 2016

A Robust and Active Residential Property Market - 18th March 2016

Our firm’s private client team is seeing the highest level of conveyancing transactions since 2008.

In this article we explore what’s going on…