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We are delighted to advise that Macdonald Henderson has been shortlisted in two leading Scottish corporate awards along with major corporate law firms in the sector.

• Macdonald Henderson is one of three corporate law firms shortlisted for “Legal Advisor of the Year” at the Scottish Business Insider Deals & Dealmakers Awards 2021 alongside Addleshaws Goddard and Burness Paull.

This represents the second year in which the firm has been shortlisted in this category (runner up in 2018).

• Macdonald Henderson is one of three corporate law firms shortlisted for “Transactions Team of the Year” at The Herald Law Awards of Scotland 2021 alongside Shepherd & Wedderburn and MBM Commercial.

This represents the fifth year in a row in which the firm has been shortlisted in this category (winning in 2016 and 2018, runner up in 2017 and 2019, awards suspended for 2020).

These nominations follow recent successes for the Macdonald Henderson team:

• completion of over 30 disclosable deals this year (Q1 – Q3, January – September 2021) as reported to Business Insider including milestone transactions in key industry sectors such as pharma, engineering, financial services and technology;

• completion of strategic acquisition, disposals and fundraisings for key Scottish clients such as Emblation, Turnkey, Target Healthcare and many others;

• recognition once again as a top ranked corporate team by the Legal 500 Recommended Law Firm Guide 2022, a team which, according to the Guide “delivers ‘practical, to-the-point advice without burdening the client with the legal minutiae. The firm’s first-rate reputation enables it to attract high-profile deals”;

• growth of the corporate team, with the promotions of Laura McKnight (Director) and Hilary Malone (Associate Director) and additions to the team (Ryan Macready, (Senior Solicitor), Emily Hencher, (Corporate Trainee) and Chris Wheeler, (Corporate Analyst) in the course of 2021;

We are grateful that the team’s efforts have been acknowledged by the respective judging panels in this way.

We will revert with news of any success following The Herald Law Awards of Scotland 2021 and Scottish Business Insider Deals & Dealmakers Awards 2021 awards respectively, but in the meantime, we would wish to take this opportunity to thank each of you, as clients, contacts and friends in business for your loyalty and support, and in particular to those clients and contacts who were kind enough to provide us with the tremendous testimonials on the work of our team.

Macdonald Henderson Limited

1st November 2021.

MH Corporate Team, pictured (left to right):

Ryan Macready (Senior Solicitor); Hilary Malone (Associate Director); David Beveridge (Head of Corporate); Laura McKnight (Director); Christopher Wheeler (Corporate Analyst); Emily Hencher (Corporate Trainee).


Last updated: 10.36am, Monday 8th November 2021

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