MBM Commercial’s Corporate and Dispute Resolution Groups rank highly in this years Legal 500 and Chambers rankings.
The Corporate Group are listed in Band 4 for Corporate and Commercial: Edinburgh and Glasgow in Legal 500.
“Under Kenny Mumford’s leadership, MBM Commercial has become a major player in the angel investment and venture capital arena, where it acts for investors and high-growth investee companies.” - Legal 500
“The firm is particularly well-known for its work in the technology sector (it has been active in the Scottish technology investment market for more than 12 years); it recently acted as a lead adviser on the formation of Scotland’s first pre-seed tech accelerator, Seed Haus. The firm also has a significant client following in other industries, including life sciences and food and drink.” – Legal 500
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Chambers have ranked MBM as Band 4 for Corporate/M&A in Scotland. Partners, Stuart Hendry and Kenny Mumford are both Ranked Lawyers Band 4:
“Founder and managing partner Stuart Hendry is recognised as ‘a very significant name in the start-up market.’ He frequently advises investors, technology companies and entrepreneurs on various corporate matters. Sources add that he is ‘very efficient’ and ‘can deal with complex matters.’” – Chambers
“Kenny Mumford is heavily involved in the technology sector and has extensive experience in fund formation and equity investment matters. ‘He does very well in the venture capital and start-up market,’ reveals one source, who continues: ‘He is seen as an expert in funding matters for such companies.’”- Chambers
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In addition to our Corporate team, Legal 500 have listed MBM Commercial’s Dispute Resolution Group as Band 3 for Commercial Litigation, Scotland. Practice head Cat MacLean is 'a force to be reckoned with', particularly when bringing and defending claims against banks and other financial institutions on behalf of individual entrepreneurs and SMEs. Cases in this area involve a wide range of issues, such as negligent misrepresentations, and breaches of contracts and personal guarantees.
“In 2017, MacLean and others acted for numerous former customers of Clydesdale Bank who had pre-existing legal claims against the bank but discovered that their debts had been transferred to Promontoria. Elsewhere, other matters have included professional negligence claims (such as those against surveyors, accountants and solicitors), online fraud claims and contentious IP cases.” – Legal 500
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Chambers have ranked Dispute Resolution as Band 2 for Banking Litigation while Cat MacLean is a Ranked Lawyer Band 3:
“Catriona MacLean attracts praise for her innovative and committed approach to pursuing claims against banks and other financial institutions. Clients say: ‘She displays calm equanimity in the face of challenging, complex and often adversarial situations,’ highlighting that ‘she responds quickly and professionally, demonstrating strong interpersonal skills, commerciality and leadership,’ and noting that ‘her keen sense of perspective allows her to retain focus on the bigger picture.’” – Chambers
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If you would like to find out more about how our Corporate or Dispute resolution Groups can help you please contact Kenny Mumford, Head of Corporate, firstname.lastname@example.org or Cat MacLean, Head of Dispute Resolution, email@example.com.