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Macdonald Henderson announces appointment of new director – 1st  November -2018

Macdonald Henderson announces appointment of new director – 1st November -2018

We are delighted to advise the appointment of Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer Stacy Campbell as Commercial Property director to Macdonald Henderson’s award winning team.

House of Fraser: Rescued Retailer - 9th October 2018

House of Fraser: Rescued Retailer - 9th October 2018

Nowadays it seems as though a month seldom goes by without yet another high street retailer going into administration. Poundworld, Maplin and Toys ‘R’ Us are amongst the latest casualties in the sector.

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the 20th Business Journey – 11th September 2018

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the 20th Business Journey – 11th September 2018

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 one hundred attendees.

Macdonald Henderson Advises The HALO Scotland on partnership with CGI - 15th August 2018

Macdonald Henderson Advises The HALO Scotland on partnership with CGI - 15th August 2018

We are pleased to advise Macdonald Henderson’s role in advising the HALO Scotland on its innovative partnership with CGI a leading global IT services provider, that will create further employment opportunities at the Kilmarnock urban regeneration initiative.

Macdonald Henderson Shortlisted as Legal Advisor of the Year for Deal & Dealmakers – 5th July 2018

Macdonald Henderson Shortlisted as Legal Advisor of the Year for Deal & Dealmakers – 5th July 2018

We are pleased to advise that the Corporate Team of Macdonald Henderson is one of three corporate law firms shortlisted for “Legal Advisor of the Year” for the Insider Deals & Dealmaker Awards 2018, alongside Scottish legal heavy weights Burness Paull and Turcan Connell.

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Acquisition of UK’s Northernmost Brewery - 18th June 2018

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Acquisition of UK’s Northernmost Brewery - 18th June 2018

Macdonald Henderson are pleased to have advised Viking Mead Ltd on its acquisition of the UK’s northernmost brewery, Valhalla Brewery, situated on the isle of Unst, Shetland.

Macdonald Henderson announces new appointments and promotions – 6th June 2018

Macdonald Henderson announces new appointments and promotions – 6th June 2018

We are delighted to advise the following two appointments and two promotions to Macdonald Henderson’s award winning corporate team.

Macdonald Henderson Sponsors North 500 Charity Cycle - 10th May 2018

Macdonald Henderson Sponsors North 500 Charity Cycle - 10th May 2018

Macdonald Henderson are proud to have sponsored a cycle of Scotland’s North Coast 500 in four days which took place from 4th – 7th May 2018.

Macdonald Henderson Advises Law At Work on Acquisition of Empire - 12th April 2018

Macdonald Henderson Advises Law At Work on Acquisition of Empire - 12th April 2018

Macdonald Henderson has advised Law At Work (LAW), in its acquisition of Aberdeen-based HR and employment law firm, Empire in a deal which creates Scotland’s leading consultancy in employment law, HR, health and safety.

Macdonald Henderson Announces Deal Figures for 2017/18 - 29th March 2018

Macdonald Henderson Announces Deal Figures for 2017/18 - 29th March 2018

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to continue its association with Business Insider magazine this year. This month’s advert (below) draws attention to some terrific results for our firm in 2017/18.

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the Business Journey – 20th March 2018

Macdonald Henderson Presents at the Business Journey – 20th March 2018

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 one hundred attendees.

Macdonald Henderson Advises Kained Holdings on Joint Venture with Greene King - 9th March 2018

Macdonald Henderson Advises Kained Holdings on Joint Venture with Greene King - 9th March 2018

Macdonald Henderson is delighted to have advised the directors of Kained Holdings, the firm behind the Lebowskis, Finnieston and Porter & Rye venues, on its entry into a joint partnership with pub company and brewer Greene King in a deal that could see the firms open venues across the UK.

Carillion Liquidation - Wide Ranging Impact - 19th January 2018

Carillion Liquidation - Wide Ranging Impact - 19th January 2018

As you will have noted from the significant coverage in the national press on the 15th January 2018, the court appointed the official receiver as liquidators of six companies connected to the second largest construction brand in the UK, Carillion.

Macdonald Henderson Advises Old College Capital on Shot Scope Funding – 15th January 2018

Macdonald Henderson Advises Old College Capital on Shot Scope Funding – 15th January 2018

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to have advised Old College Capital, University of Edinburgh’s investment arm, in its investment (alongside Scottish Investment Bank, Equity Gap and high-net-worth individuals), in a £1.6 million funding round in Shot Scope Technologies, maker of the must-have performance-tracking watch for golfers.

GDPR – Are you ready? - 9th January 2018

GDPR – Are you ready? - 9th January 2018

The new European General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) is due to take effect from May 2018. There has been much spoken and read about the impact of the new regulations

Macdonald Henderson advises Lethington Leisure on £10.5m Sale to The Brighton Pier Group PLC

Macdonald Henderson advises Lethington Leisure on £10.5m Sale to The Brighton Pier Group PLC

Macdonald Henderson has advised Lethington Leisure Limited (which owns and operates Paradise Island Adventure Golf), on its sale to The Brighton Pier Group Plc for total consideration of £10.5 million.

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Acquisition of Prontoport - 17th November 2017

Macdonald Henderson Advises on Acquisition of Prontoport - 17th November 2017

Macdonald Henderson is pleased to note its role in advising Mr Gavin McCallum in his acquisition of Prontoport Limited, a leading engineering services provider.

Macdonald Henderson Shortlisted for Corporate Team of the Year 2017 - 6th November 2017

Macdonald Henderson Shortlisted for Corporate Team of the Year 2017 - 6th November 2017

We are pleased to advise that the Corporate Team of Macdonald Henderson is one of four firms shortlisted for “Corporate Team of the Year” at The Law Awards of Scotland (in association with HR Consultancy) 2017, along with global/Scottish giants DLA Piper, Maclay Murray & Spens/Dentons and Shepherd + Wedderburn.

Macdonald Henderson Advises Administrators on Sale of Pride Shopfitting -  23rd October 2017

Macdonald Henderson Advises Administrators on Sale of Pride Shopfitting - 23rd October 2017

Macdonald Henderson are pleased to have advised the Joint Administrators of Pride Shopfitting Limited (Ian Wright and Scott Milne of WRI Associates) in the sale of Pride’s trade and business assets to Pride Commercial Interiors Ltd, a new company owned by one of the company’s main suppliers, Instock Disposables Ltd.

Acquisition of Glenallachie Distillery Completes – 4th October 2017

Acquisition of Glenallachie Distillery Completes – 4th October 2017

In line with our previous release, Macdonald Henderson is pleased to note its role in advising The GlenAllachie Distillers Co Limited (as the acquisition vehicle is now named, comprised of Mr Billy Walker, Mr Graham Stevenson and Ms Trisha Savage) in the completion of the acquisition of the Glenallachie Distillery and various whisky brands from Pernod Ricard, the deal having signed in July this year.

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.