Grant completed his Masters degree in City Planning and Real Estate Development from the University of Glasgow in 2015 and joined GL Hearn’s Scottish Planning Team in September 2015. Here he gained experience in a number of different sectors including retail, residential, employment and commercial across Scotland and England.
More specifically, he has recently worked with local authorities undertaking a review of their employment land; as well as being a member of the team who undertook appraisals regarding the future development of Longannet Power Station. Valuable experience was also gained when acting on behalf of a number of national property investors, retailers and other developers.
Grant is now advising on a wide range of planning projects across Scotland including retail, residential, employment and commercial developments. He has experience in undertaking land use studies, liaising with various agencies and stakeholders, public engagement/consultation, and submitting representations to local development plans.