A solicitor more interested in delivering on a deal rather than grandstanding.
Andy Byrne, Jones Realty
We engaged with Aberdein Considine in respect of a proposed commercial property transaction, during this we found David Orr and his team to be friendly, professional and diligent in their dealings. The timetable always looked a challenge with our first meeting being less than 8 weeks prior to the targeted completion date, but they provided us with assurances on delivery and achieved these with the minimum of fuss. In the subsequent weeks they remained readily available for any questions, and are still a friendly reference point for queries we may have today, Aberdein Considine have been a pleasure to deal with.”
Russell Frith, Director, Harlequin Group
Aberdein Considine's overall level of service is 'excellent and cannot be faulted'; 'response times, business acumen and industry knowledge are all exemplary'. Practice head Paul Jennings and associate David Orr, who divide their time between the Edinburgh and Glasgow offices, 'work exceptionally well as a team'.
Legal 500 Guide, 2019 Edition
David is an Partner in the firm’s Commercial Real Estate team, based at our Glasgow legal headquarters.
Recommended by the Legal 500, David has more than a decade of experience dealing with all aspects of the sector and has particular expertise in real estate finance and investment. He also has a special interest in fire safety and statutory compliance issues.
After training in Glasgow, David gained experience with some of Scotland’s leading commercial firms before joining Aberdein Considine in 2012.
Significant investment acquisition of an Industrial Park in Glenrothes on behalf of an English Local Authority
Multi-million pound structured re-finance of a hotel and leisure complex on behalf of a privately owned commercial finance provider
Advising a major plc retailer on the management of its Scottish property portfolio including all new sites, re-sites and refits
Notable expertise in managing the refinance of large commercial and residential property portfolios, gleaned from many deals on behalf of main stream lenders, challenger banks and private funders
Advising the Bank of Scotland plc on the re-gear of its Scottish Branch Network
Special interim appointment as Procurator Fiscal Depute on ground-breaking Fatal Accident Enquiry into multiple fatalities in Rosepark Care Home fire (focussing principally on various property related statutory compliance breaches)
Holyrood Secondary School, Glasgow
LLB (Hons), University of Strathclyde ( inc. Erasmus programme at Maastrict University)
Diploma in Legal Practice, Dundee University
Law Society of Scotland
Commercial Real Estate Legal Association
Recommended by the Legal 500 UK Guide in 2019
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