Derek McCulloch, Gillespie Macandrew’s Head of Energy

LEADING Scottish law firm, Gillespie Macandrew has been retained as legal advisor to SSE following their recent panel review.  The appointment, which will take effect in early March, will run for three years.

The appointment of SSE’s new legal panel took place alongside the recent sale of their Energy Services business to OVO and their desire for closer alignment of the wider business strategy to focus on low carbon assets and infrastructure.

Gillespie Macandrew’s Head of Energy, Derek McCulloch, commented: “We are pleased to continue to provide legal support to SSE.  This appointment is testament to the firm’s reputation for providing considerable sector expertise and excellent client service, but also our alignment with SSE’s overall principles and ambition.”

Gillespie Macandrew’s teams in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Perth serve clients from across Scotland and the UK, combining a personal approach with industry-leading expertise.