Peter D Anderson
Peter is one of the founding partners and the Firm’s Managing Partner who is very proud of his North East roots. Having worked as a Share Fisherman on a Fraserburgh trawler in his youth he knows well the realities of long hours and hard work required in many of the core industries of the local area. His family pedigree is business based arising from a heritage of shopkeepers and business men. His areas of expertise lie in Residential and Commercial property and Executry work. He enjoys taking time out in Spain as much as possible and is an obsessive keep fit fanatic, a regular at Nuffield Health gym and a keen cyclist on the quieter Deeside roads.
Stuart M Bain
Stuart was one of the founding partners of the Firm at the time of its inception in 2000, having been a partner in another well-established legal practice for many years previously. Stuart is actively involved in the residential property market in the North-East, Glasgow, and Edinburgh, and also has extensive knowledge and experience in Commercial property transactions, full repairing and insuring leases, share acquisitions and corporate secretarial work, family law, wills and executries, powers of attorney and generally all areas of private client work.
An avid sports fan, Stuart reads widely and is currently writing his own first novel (which has been long in the making). A devotee of the gym, Stuart has a fairly unique musical spectrum and is partial to the odd glass of wine. Stuart is married to Karen and has an involvement in several local charities.
Robin J Leith
Robin has specialised in private client work and residential property transactions of all types for over twenty five years. He also has substantial in-depth experience of commercial property transactions. Prior to joining andersonbain as a partner in 2001, he was Managing Partner of two branches of another prominent Aberdeen firm. Robin is well equipped to deal with a broad range of enquiries from all sources . He is married with two children and three step-children and still maintains an active interest in cross country running and skiing, as well as the social and travel opportunities which both activities offer.
Calum I Bell
Calum has more than twenty years knowledge of property in Aberdeen and has experienced all the vagaries of the local market over that period. Calum joined andersonbain not long after their inception , having headed the Estate Agency division of another Aberdeen firm. He deals with a broad range of legal services including residential and commercial conveyancing and wills and executries. Calum is married with two boys, Matthew and Jonathan, and likes nothing better than to while away several hours on the golf course. Calum is also interested in travel, listening to music and has been known to visit the gym on the odd occasion.
Kevin has specialised in the residential Property Market for over twenty years and before joining andersonbain in 2010 was a founding partner in another prominent Aberdeen Firm. Kevin heads up our estate agency sales department and has vast experience of all aspects of sale, purchase and remortgage transactions and current market conditions and trends. Kevin is married with two young daughters, enjoys travel and most sports including rugby in particular.
Originally from Findhorn, Scott left for the ‘big city’ in 1999 to study Law at Aberdeen University. Upon completing his degree and Diploma, he undertook a traineeship in Aberdeen and qualified as a Solicitor in 2006 He then joined Andersonbain that year and was assumed as Partner in 2011.
Scott will look after your best interests from start to finish, and would be delighted to assist you with any legal matter, or query you may have. Scott specialises in all aspects of Conveyancing, and has his finger on the pulse of not only the local market, but nationwide too – his experience and expertise will ensure you receive the best possible advice to ensure your purchase is a successful one. He can also assist you with all other private client matters, from the creation of a Will, to drawing up a Continuing and Welfare Power of Attorney and separation agreements.
Scott is a keen sportsman, but is now at an age where the golf shoes have replaced the football boots full time. Having previously studied French and German, Scott retains a keen interest in both languages and the culture of both countries. With 2 young children, he is also kept on his toes at home, either building Lego or watching Frozen, again.
Neil joined andersonbain in 2013. Originally from Aberdeen, he moved to Edinburgh after University. Having worked for another leading Edinburgh firm and as a sole practitioner he brings with him 25 years’ experience of the Edinburgh property market, dealing mainly in Residential Property but also wills, executries and commercial transactions. Outside of the office he tries his hand at tennis and golf, but would prefer to be on the ski slopes.
Alison joined Andersonbain in 2012 having qualified as a Solicitor in 2009 and previously practised in Angus and Dumfries and Galloway before returning to her home town of Aberdeen. Alison has experience in all aspects of general legal work and now predominantly deals with all aspects of residential conveyancing, wills, executries, commercial transactions and other areas of general private client work. Alison enjoys the outdoors and in particular hillwalking, skiing and horse riding. She is also a very keen traveller and will often be found visiting exotic, far flung places.
Faye joined Andersonbain in 2014 and has considerable experience of all aspects of residential conveyancing, with particular knowledge of the Aberdeen and Inverness markets. Out with the office, Faye can normally be found enjoying the outdoors and is a self confessed petrol head.
Originally from Carnoustie , Natalie graduated from Aberdeen University in 2008. Having previously worked in Human Resources at a global energy and shipping services group, she returned to the legal fold in 2011 undertaking her traineeship at andersonbain and subsequently qualifying as a solicitor in 2013. Natalie deals with an extensive variety of matters ranging from property sales, purchases and remortgages to commercial conveyancing, matrimonial cases, wills, trusts and executries. With a particular interest in keeping fit and travelling, Natalie has also been known to while away her time watching the occasional grand prix.
Iain qualified as a solicitor in 2005 and, following on from a traineeship covering all aspects of private client work, worked his way up in a busy city centre firm to the level of partner during which time he gained extensive experience of residential property, wills and commercial transactions. After a period working as a probate genealogist in London, Iain returned to Aberdeen and to the legal profession in 2013 prior to joining Andersonbain in 2016. Keen on almost all sports whether that be watching or participating, although the former is increasingly replacing the latter, Iain is also an avid reader and a huge fan of music.