Solicitor, Commercial Property
Zoe is a Solicitor in the Blackadders Commercial Property team and also works closely with the Corporate and Commercial team, advising on the property aspects of various corporate deals. Her experience includes all aspects of commercial property including investment sales and purchases, development and plot sales, landlord and tenant, as well as security work acting for both lender and borrower. Clients include larger property management companies as well as private individuals, start-ups and charities.
Zoe has particular experience in dealing with dental and pharmacy transactions having acted in acquisitions and disposals for both. Zoe’s experience also includes working with clients in the food and drink sector and enjoys acting for small independent business acquiring or leasing their first premises.
In addition to her property work, Zoe has experience in dealing with alcohol licensing having acted for large retailers and independent traders alike in helping them gain their premises licence and providing them with advice on various aspects of the licensing regime. This is particularly beneficial when acting in the acquisition or sale of licensed premises. She is also a Personal Licence Holder meaning that she is able to carry out mandatory staff training.
Zoe has a Masters degree in Mediation and Conflict Resolution and has experience in conducting mediations in both Edinburgh and Glasgow Small Claims Courts.
She likes to take a practical approach to her work, always bearing in mind the interests and goals of the parties involved.