Onshore Renewables

Onshore Renewables

Stronachs’ onshore renewables team brings together the expertise of our rural, construction, commercial property and corporate specialists providing clients with wide-ranging support and advice on key issues including project planning, funding, development and management.
Working with landowners, developers, engineers, technology specialists and logistics providers we provide support and assistance to those involved in land-based wind, biomass heat and power, micro-hydro and solar projects across Scotland.
Our extensive knowledge of the marketplace, the regulatory requirements which must be met before new schemes can proceed and the issues facing those involved in the ongoing management of renewables projects of all scales, are invaluable to clients involved in the sector.
Commercially focussed, we offer pragmatic advice and solutions to deliver an effective and efficient outcome for our clients.


Lease and/or sale of land

Environmental issues

Planning and appeals

Banking and project funding

Community trusts

Technology development

Joint Venture Projects

Supply Agreements


Key Contacts

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

Liz Stewart

Partner, Commercial Property
T: 01224 845 859
M: 07587 034 705

David Marshall

Partner, Agriculture
T: 01224 845 945
M: 07741 271 694

Onshore Renewables 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.