Alan is head of the firm’s Banking & Funds division. He is qualified in both Scots law and English law. His practice spans two main areas.
Alan is a leading expert in relation to the use of Scottish limited partnerships in private equity and other fund situations. He is singled out by Chambers UK as a leading individual in this area, where he and the firm’s funds team are top ranked, and is described as "first class; highly responsive, technically accurate and commercially sensitive."
He is a banking lawyer and regularly acts for banks and other financial institutions in relation to a wide range of financings. Alan also regularly acts for City and overseas firms in relation to the Scottish aspects of cross-border financings.