Looking after your Business

Business Law

Whether in the city or the countryside we can help with your business. Our team have experience and knowledge in many sectors of Business Law. From start-up to the sale of your business and everything else in between including:-

  • Business Purchases and Sales
  • Business Start Ups
  • Disputes and Debt Recovery
  • Employment
  • Franchise Agreements
  • Limited Companies and Partnerships

Commercial Property

Whether you are a landlord letting out commercial premises, a tenant considering taking on a commercial lease for your own business or a prospective purchaser or seller of business premises, there are traps for the unwary. Our team of Commercial Property lawyers have experience in advising on a wide variety of matters in this sector, including:-

  • Bank Securities
  • Commercial Leases
  • Commercial Purchases and Sales
  • Developments
  • Disputes and Debt Recovery
  • Licensed Premises
  • Telecommunications Leases
  • Voluntary Registration in the Land Register

Employment Law

Employment disputes frequently involve complicated situations and issues which can be a real and costly distraction for employers. Our Employment Law team acts for a wide range of organisations and individual employees as well as a wide range of small and medium sized businesses advising on:-

  • Contracts of Employment
  • Disciplinary and Grievance Procedures
  • Employee issues when Buying/Selling a Business
  • Equal Opportunities and Discrimination
  • Queries concerning Sickness and Absence
  • Redundancies
  • Restrictive Covenants
  • Settlement Agreements
  • Transfer of Undertakings Regulations (TUPE)
  • Unfair Dismissal and other Claims

Farms, Forestry & Estates

Angus and Perthshire are rich in some of Scotland’s most productive arable farm land and are internationally known for the quality of its livestock. Miller Hendry is proud to act for many local farmers and estate owners. Through our contacts and other specialist professionals such as accountants and land agents we can provide appropriate guidance through a variety of issues that can arise including:-

  • Agricultural Leases
  • Disputes and Debt Recovery
  • Employment
  • Farming Partnerships
  • Farm Purchases and Sales
  • Forestry Purchases and Sales
  • Hydro/Wind Turbine/Renewable Energy Agreements and Leases
  • Mineral Leases
  • Plot Sales
  • Sporting and Fishing
  • Telecommunications Leases
  • Voluntary Registration in the Land Register

Our Commercial Team

Alistair Duncan

Head of Commercial Department

James Andrew


Alan Matthew


Lyndsey White


Emma Allan