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Peter McFarlane

Peter McFarlane

West Lothian, United Kingdom
01506 668941
01506 497177

Peter was Dux of his school, graduated LL.B. from Edinburgh University in 1973, has a postgraduate DPA from the University of Newcastle and is a Notary Public.

Peter acts for individuals and small to medium size businesses. In over 35 years in practice he has built a substantial client base with many clients being with him for much of that time. In representing so many clients in so many different sectors he has gained an impressively wide expertise and is probably one of the most experienced business lawyers in Scotland. His practice developed in one of Scotland’s busiest locations for start ups and inward investment so he has worked for many multinational companies and also has had a heavy involvement in venture capital work.  

Peter values the client relationship. His clients enjoy an easy going, friendly relationship, knowing Peter as an overall advisor as well as a transaction lawyer.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Property
  • Business Law
What Our Clients Say
  • "The most approachable and helpful lawyer we have dealt with"
  • "She is so committed and cheerfully goes the extra mile to make the transaction happen"
  • "They brought over their U.S. Attorneys but Peter was more than a match for them"
  • "Great value for money. They don't live by the fee clock"
  • "You don't end up dealing with a junior. Because he's so busy you can't always get to speak to him there and then but it is worth having him onside"
  • "I'm glad we were introduced. I learned more from an hour with you than I ever did from my previous firm."
  • "I consider you to be my best adviser"
  • "Without you advice, guidance and regular reassurance I don't think we would have achieved my goal"
  • "For all you have done I thank you from the bottom of my heart"
  • "Your advice was always sound, mature and oriented to a solution. We were pleasantly surprised that we could source this work in West Lothian"
  • "Terrier"
  • "As you know we used to have our work done by a city firm. Changing to you has worked to our advantage in terms of value and relationships. We prefer to deal at a senior level rather than be delegated down."
  • "I never felt I needed to reach for a big city firm. They know what they are doing."
  • "It is unusual to find this work and quality outside big firms."
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Office Contact Information

P.C. McFarlane & Co.
Law House
Fairbairn Place
Livingston, West Lothian
Scotland, EH54 6TN

Map and Directions

Local: 01506 668941
Fax: 01506 497177