Burness Paull



Legal & General's new leasing model 'potentially game-changing'

Major retail property owner Legal & General has changed its leasing model from one of long-term leases to flexible terms that see rent linked to store performance.

Published 30 July 2020

Burness Paull sees significant cash injection from partners

Burness Paull has completed a multi-million-pound fundraising round which saw the firm's top equity partners double their capital stakes to £300,000.

Published 2 July 2020

Dawn Reoch: Business debt in the aftermath of the pandemic

Dawn Reoch, partner at Burness Paull, discusses business debt in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 23 June 2020

Paul Scullion: Government COVID-19 support for early-stage and high-growth businesses

Paul Scullion, senior associate in the corporate financial team at Burness Paull, discusses government support for early-stage and high-growth businesses.

Published 22 April 2020

Jennifer Skeoch: Coronavirus job retention scheme

Jennifer Skeoch, partner in the employment team at Burness Paull, details the new measures announced by the British Government to support employers and workers during the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 25 March 2020

High-performing partner at Burness Paull recognised as hot stuff

Michael Thomson, head of Burness Paull’s restructuring and insolvency practice, has been named in The Hot 100 as one of the UK legal sector’s rising stars.

Published 29 January 2020

Addleshaw Goddard appoints Gaenor Cassell as partner of its Scottish arm

Addleshaw Goddard has appointed Gaenor Cassell as partner to its banking practice in Scotland.

Published 2 December 2019

Phoenix Group completes £144m buy-in with Aegon UK staff retirement and death benefit scheme

Phoenix Group, Europe’s largest life and pensions consolidator, who also owns Standard Life Assurance, has today announced it has completed a £144 million bulk purchase annuity with the Trustee of the Aegon UK Staff Retirement and Death Benefit Scheme.

Published 18 November 2019

Dundee-based Snappy Shopper receives seven-figure funding sum

Dundee-based Snappy Shopper has received a seven-figure funding boost with investment from Kelvin Capital, Mercia, the Scottish Investment Bank and the management team.

Published 13 November 2019

Malcolm Wood joins Burness Paull

Increased demand for guidance on boardroom governance has seen financial services adviser Malcolm Wood drafted in to a consultancy role with Burness Paull LLP.

Published 14 October 2019