bto solicitors - Corporate & Commercial Business Lawyers Glasgow Edinburgh Scotland

  • "really fights your corner..."
    "really fights your corner..." Chambers UK
  • "Consistently high-quality work and client-friendly approach."
    "Consistently high-quality work and client-friendly approach." Chambers UK

Property and Real Estate

Whatever your need for property, you will need practical, commercially minded legal advice. The Real Estate team is recognised as being “excellent” and clients comment that the team “understands our business” and “make it very easy for us to do the things we want to do.” (Chambers UK)

BTO is noted for its 'flexibility', 'responsiveness' and 'specialist sector knowledge'. We have a skilled team of lawyers experienced in advising the private and public sectors on the whole spectrum of property issues.

At each stage of every transaction, we aim to achieve competitive advantage for your business.

Clients praise BTO for its “value for money” (Legal 500) and comment that BTO is "A very good practice offering comprehensive services at reasonable rates." with "All very good people and very professional at what they do. No drawbacks." (Chambers UK)

BTO’s membership of a global network via Mackrell enables us to meet the needs of clients transacting business overseas, providing worldwide coverage, whilst offering the benefits of local expertise.

Our property clients include:

  • Banks and financial institutions
  • Farmers and estate owners
  • Housebuilders
  • Industrial and distribution companies
  • Institutional investors
  • Investment syndicates
  • Leisure operators
  • Local and public authorities
  • Owner occupiers and tenants
  • Professional firms
  • Property developers and speculators
  • Retailers


Scott Buchan, Partner / 0141 221 8012

Jane Steel, Partner / 0141 221 8012

David Gibson, Partner 0141 221 8012

Graeme Kelly, Partner 222 2939



  • "The culture in the firm is second to none and all the solicitors have the highest regard for client service. "

    The Legal 500
  • "always adopts a practical approach to solving problems."

    The Legal 500
  • "good attention to detail and is excellent at highlighting the key areas of a transaction."

    Chambers UK
  • "They're competitive and we get value for money from them."

    BTO client
  • "They have a good customer focus, are approachable and are always prepared to be a sounding board."

    BTO client
  • "They've always delivered on transactions."

    BTO client
  • "A very good practice offering comprehensive services at reasonable rates."

    BTO Client
  • "All very good people and very professional at what they do. No drawbacks."

    BTO Client
“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