UK & International

MacRoberts is one of the ever-decreasing pool of independent law firms based solely in Scotland, and with many of our clients operating nationally and internationally, we uphold strong links to the wider UK and international markets.

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  • We have considerable experience in providing Scots law support to firms in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and further afield on cross-border transactions.

    Working with a wide range of businesses across the UK and overseas, from large private companies, small and medium-sized enterprises, entrepreneurs and owner-managed businesses to public companies, banks and financial institutions, public sector bodies, charities and all levels of government, we have robust connections throughout Scottish and international markets and can support your business through our network and local market knowledge.

    What you can expect when working with us:

    • Highly responsive service across international time zones
    • Effective and proactive communication
    • Fully informed on the differences in Scots law
    • Working as an extension of your team
    • Results-focused
    • Transparency on fees, timescales and operating procedures

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    *Please note, the content of this document was correct at the time of publishing in late 2019.

  • “Let me thank you and your team for your time. Clearly, you present well, show mastery of your subject area and think on your feet.”

    US Law Firm
  • "MacRoberts acted for us in the divestment of one of our key business interests, in what was a complex cross-border transaction. We have used MacRoberts before and, again, they were first class throughout, providing clear and commercially balanced advice at all levels. I would not hesitate to use them in future and would strongly recommend using them for significant commercial transactions."

    Client
  • "We were not familiar with the acquisition process in Scotland nor the Scottish legal system, especially in property-related matters. MacRoberts advised exactly what we should do in order to acquire the target company and hedge the risk involved in the deal. They showcased their strong expertise and dedication throughout the deal process to make the deal a success within a short period of time. We hope to use their advice continuously as we do business and invest in Scotland."

    CS Wind Corporation
  • "MacRoberts are commercially-minded, responsive and cover all bases in terms of expertise. As an English lawyer, I have always found them a very safe pair of hands in terms of navigating some of the differences between English and Scottish law."

    MacFarlanes

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