Murray Stewart, Partner, Head of Real Estate

Murray Stewart, Partner, Head of Real Estate

Mobile: 07920 866 998
Direct Dial: 0131 516 5370
Email: mstewart@gilsongray.co.uk


Murray heads our real estate team.

He has substantial experience on all aspects of real estate practice acting for investors, developers, funders and occupiers. Prior to joining Gilson Gray, Murray led the Scottish real estate offering of a major international law firm.
Murray’s recent transactional experience includes:
• Advising a FTSE 100 company on the re-gear of its leases of two office buildings in Edinburgh.
• Advising a private investor on the c£62 million acquisition and financing of a landmark office investment in Edinburgh.
• Advising an institutional investor on the c£46 million acquisition of a retail park investment in Dumbarton.
• Advising an institutional investor on the c£55 million acquisition of an office investment in Aberdeen.
• Advising an institutional investor on the c£26 million acquisition of a leisure park investment in Fife.
• Advising a developer on the acquisition of a c100 acre site in Aberdeen for mixed use development.
• Advising a UK clearing bank in connection with the Scottish aspects of c£100M of facilities to an FTSE 250 property company.
• Advising a FTSE 100 property company on the Scottish property aspects of its c£112 million purchase an interest in a unit trust holding various leisure park investments.
• Advising the administrators in connection with the insolvent restructuring of a Scottish Group of property companies.
• Advising various major corporates and FTSE 100 companies on Scottish occupational real estate matters.
Murray is also qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales.
In his spare time Murray enjoys time in the great outdoors, good food and wine.
mstewart@gilsongray.co.uk