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Law firm Lindsays expands Corporate team with new Partner in Glasgow

Posted: 21st August 2018

Ian Mitchell joins Lindsays as a Partner in the Corporate team based in Glasgow.

Ian has 20 years’ experience in advising a wide range of clients in relation to corporate transactions and commercial contract work over the life of a business. He has worked with businesses including large corporates, owner-managed businesses, investors and companies raising investment, public sector bodies, funders and charities.

Alasdair Cummings, Managing Partner at Lindsays, said: “We are delighted to welcome Ian to Lindsays as a Partner.  His appointment reflects our ambition to further develop the commercial arm of the firm, strengthening our services in Glasgow and enabling us to provide multiple services to aspiring and established SMEs.”

Ian has particular experience in relation to private equity investment. He acted for the Scottish Investment Bank for 10 years advising on its investments into tech, life sciences and renewable energy businesses in Scotland, including a period as a secondee investment manager.

Commenting on his appointment, Ian said: “I am really pleased to be joining Lindsays. The firm has an excellent reputation for the services it provides to the SME businesses that are the core of the Scottish economy.  I look forward to building on that base with my own contacts and supporting the continued success and growth of the Glasgow office and the wider firm.”


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