• Since 2011 Lisa has led the Scottish DLA Piper team working on the own property portfolio for a leading high street bank. She manages the Scottish team working on the day to day management of the portfolio and the divestment/relocation of the Bank's branches as well as working directly on the more high profile and high value transactions. A key part of this is working closely with our English offices ensuring seamless service for the client.
  • Acting for a leading high street bank on the disposal of key properties in central Edinburgh in a 2019 deal to establish a substantial new arts venue. The project presents a number of unique and interesting challenges (ongoing).
  • Advising leading online retailer on the proposed acquisition of new distribution site in 2020.
  • Advising Atos on its Scottish properties, including property support on commercial contracts and business acquisitions as well as leasehold acquisitions and disposals and asset management.
  • Advising on the Poundworld administration including dealing with the asset sale and advising the administrators on the property portfolio over 2018 and 2019
  • Advising on a hotel portfolio administration and disposal in 2020.