Farming & Agriculture.

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At Davidson Chalmers we have a wealth of experience in helping rural businesses adapt to the pressures of today and the broad range of specialisms and sector knowledge within the firm are fundamental to this.

Our team advises a broad spectrum of rural businesses including private estates, individual landowners, foresters, commercial and residential developers, and tenants involved in the acquisition, disposal, use and/or occupation of agricultural landholdings.

Key expertise:
Sale and purchase of farms and estates
Farming (including farm leases and contract farming)
Health & Safety
Water resource management and licence issues
Rural business start-ups and joint ventures
Renewable energy opportunities
Supply contracts
Section 75 agreements
Employment law

We work closely with our other specialist departments across the firm to deliver the best possible advice on a range of other matters including environmental issues, succession planning and estate re-structuring.

The 2016 Edition of the Chambers Guide to the UK Legal Profession commented:

A knowledgeable, robust and well-resourced firm.

Andy Drane leads the team on its major land transaction work. Clients note that "he is well versed and aware of the issues that arise from land development deals and disposals.

Who to Contact

t 0131 625 9191


t 0131 625 9191


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