Job title: Managing Director
Tel: 0131 449 6212
Professional background: Martin joined D&R in 1991 as an Assistant Surveyor and has progressed through the ranks becoming a Partner in 2000 and, following incorporation in 2005, the Managing Director today.
He is a past President of the Scottish Agricultural Arbiters' and Valuers' Association (SAAVA), an examiner for the Central Association of Agricultural Valuers (CAAV) and sits on the executive committee of the Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (RHASS). He is a member of the Agricultural Law Association, and the Compulsory Purchase Association.
Outside of work: Martin runs his own farm, keeping a herd of Herdwick sheep. He like to keep himself fit through running and hill walking. When not taking an active part in sport Martin enjoys supporting Currie RFC.
Key areas of work: Martin oversees the Utility Claims and Compulsory Purchase Working Groups with D&R. He undertakes complex and specialist negotiations especially relating to: Compulsory Purchase orders and compensation, Landlord & Tenant matters, plus Planning and Development work throughout central Scotland. He is a trained Arbiter and has significant experience in Dispute Resolution.
Specialises in the following services:
- Communication Masts
- Compulsory Purchase
- Dispute Resolution
- Landlord & Tenant
- Planning & Development
- Strategic Business Consultancy
- Utility Claims