Law firm Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has strengthened its Real Estate practice in Edinburgh with the appointment of Clare Lamond as a managing associate.

Ms Lamond, who joins from DWF, has over 25 years' experience in real estate work in Scotland, advising commercial landlords and tenants on all aspects of leases as well as on matters including the asset management of shopping centres, and high value security transactions. 

Paul Mason, partner at WBD, commented: "WBD's real estate practice is one of the largest in the UK and we're delighted to have someone of Clare's calibre join our fast growing Edinburgh office. Clare's proven track record of delivering complex transactions within tight timescales coupled with her strong specialism advising some of the UK's largest retailers, strongly enhances our offering here in Scotland."