Morton Fraser MacRoberts LLP is one of Scotland’s largest independent law firms, with offices in Edinburgh and Glasgow, and links internationally to a further 160 law firms around the world.

The firm represents a breadth of clients covering the public sector, businesses and private clients. Clients include The Scottish & UK Governments, Diageo, Royal Mail Group, The Ministry of Defence, Transport Scotland, VisitScotland, Tesco, Patrizia, BAM Properties, Persimmon, Scottish Canal and Schuh.

The specialist Food & Drink team at Morton Fraser MacRoberts LLP understands the challenges facing businesses and entrepreneurs operating in the food and drink sector.

We offer clients a comprehensive suite of legal services, advising on:

  • Acquisitions and disposals;
  • Joint ventures;
  • Health & safety and food safety compliance;
  • Packaging and labelling advice;
  • Obtaining of licences for sale of alcohol;
  • Bank finance and security;
  • Supply chain liability;
  • IP protection and trademark registration;
  • Manufacturing and supply agreements
  • Distribution agreements;
  • Waste management and environmental impact
  • assessments;
  • Exporting and expanding overseas;
  • Investment, including early stage and growth capital; and
  • Labour, employment and immigration advice.

Our team can also call upon a global network of legal specialists to support our clients across international jurisdictions, through our membership of Interlaw (an international group of over 7,500 first class lawyers).

More information

Andrew Walker, Partner

Phone number: 0131 247 1116



Twitter: @mfmacllp

LinkedIn: Morton Fraser MacRoberts LLP

We’ve been working with Andrew Walker for over 10 years and he’s an exemplary lawyer. Couldn’t be more helpful and proactive. He understands our business and more importantly understands how we want to present ourselves to clients and partners. He always picks the right person to do the job for us and his oversight is invaluable. He’s part of our team.

LEGAL 500 2023

Morton Fraser - How we work

We offer clients complete clarity on pricing and will be pleased to offer fixed fees for legal advice consultations we provide to Food & Drink Federation members wherever possible. Talk to our team for more information.

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