Gillespie Macandrew

Gillespie Macandrew advises on landmark Waitrose deal

Gillespie Macandrew has advised on the purchase of two Waitrose stores in Glasgow for £23.2 million.

Published 22 February 2021

Turnover at Gillespie Macandrew reaches £14m

Gillespie Macandrew has seen turnover increase by eight per cent after the expansion of two of its teams this year.

Published 3 December 2020

Gillespie Macandrew secures over £2m of emergency business loans for clients in July

Gillespie Macandrew has secured over £2 million of emergency funding for business clients in the last month.

Published 27 July 2020

Gillespie Macandrew advises on creation of new charity

The charities team at Gillespie Macandrew, with support from charity regulator OSCR, has advised on the creation of a new charitable body providing much-needed support to hospital patients who are suffering from the restrictions imposed due to COVID-19.

Published 14 April 2020

Gillespie Macandrew promotes three to partner

Gillespie Macandrew has promoted three experienced lawyers to its partnership. Eilidh Adams, Simon Williams and Gillian Wright, former legal directors at the firm, will join with immediate effect having advanced through the firm's training academy.  

Published 24 March 2020

TLT and Gillespie Macandrew on SSE legal panel

SSE has appointed a new legal panel following a review which began in September 2019. The appointment of the new panel follows SSE’s increased alignment of its wider business strategy to focus on low carbon assets and infrastructure and delivering a low carbon future.

Published 26 February 2020

Gillespie Macandrew advises on £285m of new build plot sales

Gillespie Macandrew completed new build plot sales worth £285 million in 2019, representing an increase of 60 per cent on previous annual sale value and representing over 10 per cent of all private new build house sales in Scotland.

Published 20 January 2020

Karen Wooton becomes legal director at Gillespie Macandrew

Gillespie Macandrew has appointed Karen Wooton as legal director in its Glasgow office.

Published 21 October 2019

Gillespie Macandrew appoints five newly qualified solicitors

Gillespie Macandrew has announced the appointment of Isla Fern, Conner McConnell, Katie McCormack, Nicola Whyte and Rachael Church as solicitors following their completion of the firm's trainee programme.

Published 9 October 2019

Gillespie Macandrew CEO joins cycle ride raising £190,000 for Alzheimer’s Research UK

CEO of law firm Gillespie Macandrew, Robert Graham-Campbell, has just completed a 950km cycle ride as part of a charity fundraiser called Cycle2Corfu.

Published 25 September 2019

Andrew Leslie: Additional red tape would add barrier to solving our national housing shortage

A BBC article published at the end of last month highlighted a recommendation made by lobbyist group Greenpeace to introduce a national agency to enforce building standards in Scotland. The organisation believes that a centralised compliance system is required to ensure building standards are met by builders. Greenpeace claims that in order to improve the efficiency of new homes and reduce carbon emissions, a higher degree of inspection and enforcement is required.

Published 19 September 2019

Gillespie Macandrew welcomes Clyde & Co private client team

Gillespie Macandrew has welcomed Clyde & Co's private client team to the firm following a transfer agreement.

Published 3 September 2019

Clyde & Co to transfer Edinburgh private client practice to Gillespie Macandrew

Clyde & Co has entered into an agreement to transfer its Edinburgh-based private client practice to Gillespie Macandrew LLP with effect from 2 September 2019.

Published 23 August 2019

Gillespie Macandrew delivers seventh consecutive year of growth

Results from Gillespie Macandrew confirm the business has achieved a seventh consecutive year of growth for the year ended 28 February 2019.

Published 24 June 2019

Gillespie Macandrew underscores growth with new hires and promotions

Gillespie Macandrew has invested in its business through a number of significant promotions and hires over the last 12 months.

Published 5 June 2019