MBM Commercial today announced the appointment of Alison Scott as Partner and Head of the firm’s Commercial Property practice. Alison takes over the reigns of the department upon the retirement of Jane Ramsay.
Alison brings over 20 years’ experience working with developers, corporate occupiers and lenders and over her career has provided advice and guidance on complex site assembly, acquisitions, sales, leases and property management. In addition, she has helped her clients with the Scottish real estate aspects of cross-border property finance and corporate deals. Her clients have run the gamut from high street retailers to large institutional lenders.
Alison has a keen interest in the ESG matters of property transactions now shaping all aspects of real estate deals.
“I’m looking forward to enhancing the current commercial property offering and providing value-add for clients. The commercial property market remains buoyant and demand remains strong.” said Alison. “MBM’s forward thinking reputation will provide plenty of scope for me to find new ways to support the partnership and clients.”
Gail Downes, Managing Director at MBM Commercial, added: “Alison brings a breadth of expertise and will be a superb resource for our clients. We are delighted to have her join us.”
Alison previously worked in DLA Piper’s Edinburgh commercial property team.