Morton Fraser

Morton Fraser

Morton Fraser is an outstanding UK law firm based in Scotland, with outstanding clients. Headquartered in Edinburgh, the firm also has offices in Glasgow and London. We work with businesses, the public sector and non-profit organisations, as well as with individuals and families. We have won a range of awards for our work, ranging from employment law to corporate to private client.

We work with a wide variety of organisations from PLCs and other large corporations to small and medium sized organisations including charities, owner-managed businesses, and start-ups in all industry sectors throughout the UK.

As demonstrated by winning Corporate Law Firm of the Year last year, we have extensive experience in a wide range of corporate matters, including mergers & acquisitions, private equity investments, joint ventures and shareholder disputes. We assist in setting up companies, limited liability partnerships and other business entities. We also provide expert advice on the purchasing, selling and leasing of different types of commercial property.

We have specialist teams advising on employment law, debt recovery and the protection and exploitation of intellectual property. We have the largest commercial litigation team in Scotland.

Our banking & finance advice is sought by lenders and borrowers across the UK. Our technical expertise includes advice on lending or raising funds in relation to a wide range of clients from PLCs to SMEs, public sector to individuals. We also act for all of the major banks in the UK.

The team is unique in that our advice ranges from asset finance/invoice finance funding, in which we are market leaders, through to advising lenders on compliance with regulatory matters and consumer credit issues. Our understanding of security and financial instruments is extremely broad, and covers the whole of the UK.

The public sector is an area of strategic focus for our firm. We have a longstanding relationship with clients within the public sector who appreciate our in-depth understanding of the particular issues and political sensitivities that their organisations face.

We represent over 100 public sector organisations including: The Ministry of Defence, the Health and Safety Executive, Royal Mail, the Home Office, Trunk Roads Network Management, Scottish Government, and Strathclyde Police.

We also offer legal and financial planning expertise, advice and support to our clients in their personal and family lives as well as in their professional lives.

Office Location

Quartermile Two
2 Lister Square
Edinburgh, EH3 9GL
United Kingdom
Tel: (44-131) 247-1000
Fax: (44-131) 247-1007

Interlaw Contacts

R. Bruce Wood
(44-131) 247-1000

Hugo Allan
(44-131) 247-1116

Maggie Moodie
(44-131) 247-1019

Office Location

183 St. Vincent Street
Glasgow G2 5SG
United Kingdom
Tel: (44-141) 274-1100
Fax: (44-141) 274-1129

Interlaw Contacts

Innes Clark
(44-141) 274-1100