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Shepherd and Wedderburn is appointed to advise City of Edinburgh Council
Shepherd and Wedderburn, December 2010
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has secured a place on the prestigious legal panel for Edinburgh City Council. The firm is appointed to two panels, dealing with a range of advice which includes employment, corporate, property, IP, IT, procurement, competition and state aid, litigation, pensions construction, planning, environment and transport...

Shepherd and Wedderburn's Free Office Policy
Shepherd and Wedderburn, December 2010
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn is pleased to announce that, in line with the WSG 'Free Office Policy' it can provide touch down and meeting room facilities to World Services Group members visiting or temporarily working from London, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen. All our offices are located centrally and are fully WiFi enabled...

Shepherd and Wedderburn appoints highly regarded Commercial Disputes Partner
Shepherd and Wedderburn, December 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has appointed highly regarded lawyer John MacKenzie as partner in its commercial dispute resolution practice. An experienced Solicitor Advocate, John deals with a range of commercial litigation and has particular expertise in intellectual property and IT matters...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Supports Charity Art Exhibition
Shepherd and Wedderburn, November 2010
Scotland

For the sixth year running, leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn is lending its support to Cancer Research UK by sponsoring an annual week of original and unique art. The exhibition, organised by the Edinburgh Fundraising Committee, will take place at Adams House on Chambers Street, Edinburgh from Tuesday 16 to Saturday 20 November...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Wins Gold for Intranet Innovation
Shepherd and Wedderburn, November 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has been awarded a Gold award in the 2010 Intranet Innovation Awards for the creation of its MyShepwedd intranet site. MyShepwedd, launched in January 2010, is a widget platform which allows users full control of the content they see on their home page...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Appointed to Advise the Scottish SPCA
Shepherd and Wedderburn, November 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has been appointed as legal advisers by the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Scottish SPCA). The firm will provide a range of services including charity, property, planning, construction and employment advice. The team will be led by Malcolm Rust, partner and head of the firm’s charities group...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Advises AEGON UK on Sale to Goddard Perry
Shepherd and Wedderburn, November 2010
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn's Edinburgh corporate, commercial, property and employment teams have advised AEGON UK on the sale of its third-party pensions administration business to corporate consultants Goddard Perry...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Delivers Ocado Bristol Base
Shepherd and Wedderburn, November 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn, has completed the acquisition of a long leasehold property at Avonmouth, Bristol for new client, Ocado. The 2.4 acre site will be used to build a 40,000 sq ft distribution centre through which Ocado will be able to expand its service to an additional 1 million homes and create up to 170 new jobs...

An issue-driven regulatory update for the UK water and wastewater supply chain
Shepherd and Wedderburn, October 2010
Scotland

Transfer of Private Sewers to WaSCs in 2011: Estimated one-off capex of £957 million • Defra’s August 2010 consultation paper sets out the following key implementation milestones for the proposed transfer of private sewers into the ownership of the WaSCs in England and Wales: • Transfer of gravity sewers and lateral drains on 1 October 2011; and • transfer of pumping stations/pressurised

An Issue-Driven Regulatory Update for the UK Water and Wastewater Supply Chain
Shepherd and Wedderburn, October 2010
Scotland

Title: Transfer of Private Sewers to WaSCs in 2011: Estimated one-off capex of £957 million • Defra’s August 2010 consultation paper sets out the following key implementation milestones for the proposed transfer of private sewers into the ownership of the WaSCs in England and Wales: • Transfer of gravity sewers and lateral drains on 1 October 2011; and • transfer of pumping stations

Shepherd and Wedderburn advises Cairn Energy on sale to Vedanta
Shepherd and Wedderburn, October 2010
Scotland

17 August 2010 Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn is advising Cairn Energy plc on the sale of a maximum of 51 per cent of Cairn India to Vedanta Resources plc for a consideration of up to US$8,480m...

Capability Scotland and Shepherd and Wedderburn Welcome New Equality Act
Shepherd and Wedderburn, October 2010
Scotland

The new Equality Act comes into force today (Friday 1 October 2010) and leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn and Capability Scotland are working in partnership to provide information to business about how this legislation will affect them...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Appointed to Deliver Property Advice to Ocado
Shepherd and Wedderburn, September 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has been appointed to provide a range of property advice to Ocado, the online grocery delivery service that partners with Waitrose...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Advises Cairn Energy on Sale to Vedanta
Shepherd and Wedderburn, August 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn is advising Cairn Energy plc on the sale of a maximum of 51 per cent of Cairn India to Vedanta Resources plc for a consideration of up to US$8,480m. The deal will ensure Edinburgh-based Cairn Energy has the financial flexibility to pursue an active exploration programme in its leading acreage position in Greenland and future growth opportunities...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Closes Three Key Deals for Funds Managed by FourWinds Capital Management in 2010
Shepherd and Wedderburn, August 2010
Scotland

The London-based private equity team at leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has advised in a third water/wastewater investment opportunity for funds managed by FourWinds Capital Management ("FWCM") in 2010. FWCM is an investment management firm specialising in natural resources and commodities with approximately US$1 billion of assets under management...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Closes Three Key Deals for Funds Managed by FourWinds Capital Management
Shepherd and Wedderburn, August 2010
Scotland

The London-based private equity team at leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has advised in a third water/wastewater investment opportunity for funds managed by FourWinds Capital Management ("FWCM") in 2010. FWCM is an investment management firm specialising in natural resources and commodities with approximately US$1 billion of assets under management...

Shepherd and Wedderburn appointed to advise the Scottish Community Foundation
Shepherd and Wedderburn, August 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has been appointed as legal advisers by the Scottish Community Foundation (the Foundation), the largest grant-maker to the voluntary sector in Scotland. The firm will provide a range of services to the foundation and its associated events company, SCF Events, including charity, employment, IP/IT and property law...

Unanswered Questions in Government Smart Metering Prospectus Revealed
Shepherd and Wedderburn, July 2010
Scotland

The speed at which UK energy suppliers will be required to install smart meters in their customers’ homes is to be accelerated, according to the Government’s Smart Metering Prospectus, released yesterday (Tuesday, 27 July)...

Shepherd and Wedderburn advises LDA on 35 acre sale
Shepherd and Wedderburn, July 2010
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has advised the London Development Agency (LDA) on the sale of a 35.2 acre site at its Beam Reach development in Rainham, Essex to international retailer Tesco. Spearheaded by the LDA, Beam Reach is positioned as a leading location for investment by manufacturing companies...

Offshore Wind 2010
Shepherd and Wedderburn, July 2010
Scotland

Energy consultancy Xodus Group and legal advisors Shepherd and Wedderburn have joined forces to urge the wind industry to move towards standardised contracts to help reduce risk and save project time...

Shepherd and Wedderburn to Advise SMart Wind Limited on Development of Round 3 zone
Shepherd and Wedderburn, June 2010
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has won the contract to advise SMart Wind Limited as it develops the 4GW Hornsea zone, one of the UK’s biggest Round 3 offshore wind zones. The leading UK law firm, which advised SMart Wind on its successful Round 3 bid, was successful following a competitive tender...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Reports Host of New Public Sector Wins
Shepherd and Wedderburn, May 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has recently secured a number of new wins in the public sector. The firm’s appointments include: Scottish Water The firm has been re-appointed by Scottish Water to provide legal advice on the company’s redundant asset disposals and auction services...

Shepherd and Wedderburn warns of renewables supply chain bottleneck
Shepherd and Wedderburn, May 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has issued a stark warning to offshore renewable energy developers – plan ahead or the supply chain simply might not be there when you need it. Considerable efforts are underway to encourage the oil and gas supply chain to transfer their skills to the burgeoning offshore renewables industry...

Shepherd and Wedderburn elects new Chairman and promotes London corporate partner
Shepherd and Wedderburn, April 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has elected Corporate Head, James Will, to the role of Chairman with effect from 1 April 2010, succeeding Hugh Donald. James has been a partner with the firm for over 20 years and has held a number of management positions including serving several terms on the partnership board...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Plays Key Role in Securing Procurement Exemption for British Oil and Gas Industry
Shepherd and Wedderburn, April 2010
Scotland

British oil and gas companies are now exempt from European procurement laws following a decision by the European Commission on 29 March 2010. Following an application by Shell U.K. Limited, assisted by leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn, oil and gas companies in England, Scotland and Wales have been granted an exemption under Article 30 of Utilities Directive 2004/17...

Shepherd and Wedderburn makes Key Oil and Gas Appointment in Aberdeen
Shepherd and Wedderburn, March 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has appointed experienced oil and gas industry lawyer Kevin McGrory as partner in its Aberdeen-based energy practice...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Advises SMart Wind Limited on Successful Round 3 Offshore Bid
Shepherd and Wedderburn, February 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has advised SMart Wind Limited on the 4GW Hornsea Zone awarded in Round 3 of the UK offshore wind development. SMart Wind Limited is a joint venture company, equally owned by Mainstream Renewable Power and Siemens Project Ventures GmbH...

Shepherd and Wedderburn advises Skills Development Scotland on Public Sector Shared Services Initiative
Shepherd and Wedderburn, January 2010
Scotland

In one of Scotland’s most significant public sector shared information services and technology initiatives in the last year, leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has advised Skills Development Scotland (SDS) on the £40 million contract for the transfer of services to a managed service provider for SDS and Scottish Enterprise (SE)...

New London Property Partner
Shepherd and Wedderburn, January 2010
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has appointed Michael Scott as a partner in its Property practice. Michael, who qualified in 1996, moves to Shepherd and Wedderburn from international firm SJ Berwin where he was made partner in 2006...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Secures First Scottish Customer Contact Hub for John Lewis
Shepherd and Wedderburn, December 2009
Scotland

Leading law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has acted for John Lewis plc in securing the lease of Fintry House, a 40,000 sq ft (3,716 sq m) office building at Hamilton International Park in Lanarkshire. The retailer plans to house its new centralised customer contact centre in the building, with up to 280 staff located there, comprising both existing staff and the creation of new jobs...

New London Dispute Resolution Partner
Shepherd and Wedderburn, December 2009
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has appointed Guy Harvey as a Partner in its Commercial Dispute Resolution (CDR) practice...

New Employment Head for Shepherd and Wedderburn
Shepherd and Wedderburn, October 2009
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has appointed Neil Maclean as Partner and head of its UK Employment Team. Since qualifying in 1997, Neil has been with Anderson Strathern LLP, where he served 6 years as a board member and most recently was Head of Employment...

Shepherd and Wedderburn helps secure first tenant for Edinburgh's refurbished Tanfield development
Shepherd and Wedderburn, October 2009
Scotland

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn has acted for AECOM - the first tenant at Edinburgh’s newly refurbished Tanfield development at Inverleith Row, Edinburgh, which was launched this week...

Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP - London office facilities
Shepherd and Wedderburn, May 2008
Scotland

Following its recent London office move, Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP is pleased to announce that, in line with the WSG 'Free Office Policy' it can now provide, subject to availability, touch down and meeting room facilities to WSG members visiting or temporarily working from London...

WSG Firms Work Together for Wine & Spirits Giant
Shepherd and Wedderburn, September 2006
Scotland

WSG members A&L Goodbody (Emer Moriarty Crowley), Bech-Brunn (Monica Reib) and Shepherd and Wedderburn (Stephen Trombala) advised Brown-Forman Corporation on the legal aspects of the recent reorganization of its European businesses. The reorganization involved lawyers from seven European jurisdictions...

 

 


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