Ports and Harbours Solicitors

Strategic commercial advice

Our team has extensive experience in advising ports and harbours.

The team advises on the full range of services across the sector with the benefit of specialist legal, industry and local knowledge. Our offices in Inverness, Lerwick and Thurso, as well as Edinburgh and Glasgow, place us close to the major centres of activity in the sector around Scotland.

Scotland’s ports and harbours are gearing up to be the operation and maintenance bases for marine renewables, as well as supporting the oil & gas industry. We provide the full range of strategic commercial advice required by the modern port business.

We have advised on everything from the purchase of a harbour to the major infrastructure projects transforming a harbour into a key operations and maintenance base. The team also has experience in working in the UK and overseas with both marine installations designers and contractors, and the car ferry operators that use such facilities. This has given us an all round perspective on the objectives, essentials and required processes for successful marine infrastructure. 

In early 2018 our team completed a $115m grain terminal transhipment project in South Australia for Sea Transport Corporation.

Our services include:

  • Acquisitions
  • Commercial contracts
  • Infrastructure & Projects
  • Offshore energy
  • Property
  • Regulatory
  • Supply chain infrastructure

Contact us

Call us for free on 0330 159 5555 or complete our online form below for legal advice or to arrange a call back.

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