Our People Michael Kelly


Turns things around very quickly, producing top-quality work.


An accomplished lawyer, Michael's experience with his family business means that he is uniquely positioned to understand and advise on corporate deals in Scotland’s SME market. He is widely recognised by clients as a balanced and pragmatic advisor, working through complex legal issues in a straightforward and commercially sensitive manner.

A tutor at the Diploma in Legal Practice at the University of Glasgow, Michael also regularly speaks at business events in Scotland and has recently written a series of family business articles for a national newspaper.

Michael's work also contributed to MacRoberts winning Corporate & Commercial Team of the Year at the Scottish Legal Awards 2020, and being Highly Commended for M&A Team of the Year (Mid-Sized Deal) at the British Legal Awards 2019.

  • Legal Expertise
  • Corporate Finance
  • selling your business
  • growing your business by merger or acquisition
  • Restructuring your Business
  • Securing Equity Investment
  • Investing in another business
  • family owned business