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Xander Mitchell

Xander Mitchell

Xander Mitchell

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Alexander has recently re-joined the Edinburgh Real Estate team after qualifying as a solicitor. He joined the firm as a trainee solicitor in 2014 and during his traineeship, spent 6 months working as part of the real estate team on a number of different projects for a range of clients including those in the public sector, housing associations, developers and a wide range of corporate clients.


During his traineeship, and since qualification, Alexander has gained experience in a number of areas of commercial property including;


§  Lease reviews and the drafting of lease management documentation including offers to lease, minutes of variation and assignations of lease.  

§  Assisting in the ongoing project for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service to review and report on titles held by them and to proceed with registration of title. He has also been involved in administration of that project in preparing and updating client reports.

§  Participating in a wide variety of transactions through the drafting of offers to sell and purchase, drafting a variety of property documentation including reports on title, advance notices and dispositions.

§  Assisting in property finance projects through the drafting of standard securities, discharges of standard securities, related Companies House documentation and certificates of title. 

During his traineeship with Shoosmiths, Alexander has also spent time in the Wealth Protection and Family teams and also a year in the RSG litigation team before qualification.

My education:

LLB Law (Hons) 2:1 University of Edinburgh ( University of Edinburgh )

Diploma in Professional Legal Practice ( University of Edinburgh )