In the area of real estate & banking, Ross has significant experience in acting for lenders and borrowers in high value secured finance transactions, dealing with the obtaining/granting of fixed security over all forms of commercial and rural property, as well as harbours and other key infrastructure.
Ross also deals with commercial purchases and sales, commercial leasing and property diligence arising from corporate transactions, and manages the property estate of a number of the firm’s clients in the Highlands & Islands.
In the area of commercial litigation & dispute resolution Ross has particular expertise in property and construction related disputes acting for developers, contractors and landowners and has experience in litigating in the Court of Session and Sheriff Courts, as well as undertaking adjudication and alternative dispute resolution procedures.
Ross is a former President of Inverness Chamber of Commerce and is heavily involved in various events and initiatives of importance to the economy and business community in the region.
Legal 500 lists Ross as a “Recommended Lawyer” in Commercial Property.
"My main contacts are Andrew Kerr, Euan Bowie and Ross Thomson. Their guidance and advice is excellent and they always keep me updated even during difficult transactions where we are having limited feedback from the other side. I always learn something when I’m working with them."
"Andrew Kerr, Euan Bowie and Ross Thomson are all incredibly supportive. They help to take the stress out of the difficult aspects of property sales and also offer up ambiguity-free advice."