Transport & Logistics

Transport & Logistics

Transport and Logistics is a key sector for the economy, locally and across the UK – with a central role in enabling businesses in sectors such as oil and gas, food and drink and engineering and manufacturing to move people, goods and equipment to where they are needed.

Stronachs acts for a number of businesses in the transport and logistics sector – across road, rail and shipping. Our clients include logistics operators, road hauliers and freight forwarders.

Our expertise allows us to provide cost-effective and pragmatic advice as we support our in handling the commercial, legal and regulatory issues which arise in the sector.

We have extensive experience in meeting those businesses’ needs across a wide range of disciplines including dispute resolution, health & safety, contract review and negotiation, banking and finance, commercial property and corporate.

And our work involves regular liaison with key industry bodies including the Health and Safety Executive, Marine Accident Investigation Branch, Freight Transport Authority, as well as devolved and national Government transport organisations.


Commercial Contract Review and Negotiation

Health & Safety

Commercial Property

Key Contacts

To make an enquiry, please contact a member of staff below or call 01224 845 845

Neil Forbes

Partner, Corporate
T: 01224 845 847
M: 07740 841 284

Ross Gardner

Partner, Head of Corporate
T: 01224 845 879
M: 07739 171 075

Colin Sandilands

Partner, Head of Inverness Office
T: 01463 663 389
M: 07794 335 950

David Rennie

T: 01224 845 815
M: 07711 485 130

Transport & Logistics News & Insights

Cybersecurity for Professional Services Seminar with Mitigo

November 15, 2023

Cybersecurity for Professional Services : Breakfast Seminars with Mitigo Cybersecurity

Aberdeen : 28 Albyn Place at 8am on 21 Nov 2023

Inverness : The Kingsmills Hotel at 8am on 22 Nov 2023

Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 UK Guides 2024

October 23, 2023

The 2024 editions of Chambers & Partners Legal Guide UK and Legal 500 UK have been launched, with Stronachs LLP being recognised in both.  The two annual reviews of the UK’s legal market rank the leading firms and lawyers in Scotland.

CPI Award – Deborah Law

August 28, 2023

Deborah Law, partner in the dispute resolution team, has been awarded the Certificate of Proficiency in Insolvency (CPI). Deborah was one of eight candidates from England, Scotland and Wales to earn a merit and was ranked first of the Scottish candidates.

Promotions June 2023

June 1, 2023

On 1 June 2023 Stronachs LLP, the full-service law practice headquartered in Aberdeen, announced a number of internal promotions. 

Neil Forbes, on behalf of the Board, said:

“We are very pleased to announce that Kirsten Anderson of our private client team and Callum Armstrong of our corporate team have been assumed as Partners.  Both joined Stronachs as trainees and it is testament to their ability and commitment to the firm and its clients that they have achieved partnership at this stage of their career.