bto solicitors - Corporate & Commercial Business Lawyers Glasgow Edinburgh Scotland

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    "Consistently high-quality work and client-friendly approach." Chambers UK

Nicolas McBride

Discipline: Property and Real EstateBanking and FinanceEducationLeisure, Hospitality and LicensingRenewable Energy

Position: Partner

Location: Glasgow Office


Phone: 0141 221 8012

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Nicolas McBride

Nicolas has specialised in licensing and commercial property work since qualifying.

He advises a number of commercial institutions, investors/developers, lending institutions, commercial owners and occupiers, as well as retail clients and charities. Nicolas receives plaudits for his "his "down-to-earth" style, his responsiveness, and his propensity to go above and beyond the expected level of client service" (Chambers UK).

He acts also for a variety of clients in the leisure and hospitality sector, advising on their commercial property and licensing issues, and is praised for his "Knowledge, speed and value for money" with clients commenting "He was happy to provide alternative solutions or to meet in person to discuss problems and issues." (Chambers UK).

Nicolas is involved daily in property purchases and sales, drafting and negotiating leases/general lease management for both landlord and tenant and the licensing aspects of commercial deals.

After Hours

Family, football and occasionally golf.

“The level of service has always been excellent, with properly experienced solicitors dealing with appropriate cases" Legal 500

Contact BTO


  • 48 St. Vincent Street
  • Glasgow
  • G2 5HS
  • T:+44 (0)141 221 8012
  • F:+44 (0)141 221 7803


  • One Edinburgh Quay
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 9QG
  • T:+44 (0)131 222 2939
  • F:+44 (0)131 222 2949