Agricultural and Crofting Law

Farming and crofting are very specialised business areas in which much land and EU regulation – and opportunities – abound. Our specialists deal with a wide range of issues arising in the context of the use, development and management of the countryside. Dealing with the interface between the law and rural land management.

How we can help

Our team can help you in a number of different ways –

  • Advising landlords or tenants with regard to agricultural tenancies and limited partnerships
  • Advice on managing land effectively
  • Identifying and claiming available grants and subsidies
  • Planning future strategies for farming and estates management
  • Setting up and managing sporting facilities
  • General legal issues relating to agriculture (including quotas) forestry, game and fishing
  • Nature conservation and other environmental designations
  • Land reform with particular reference to access to the countryside, the community, right to buy, crofters’ right to buy and the reform of agricultural leases
  • Estate farm purchases

Contact us for help

For further information and a no-obligation estimate of costs, contact a member of our Agriculture and Crofting team on 01343 564832 or email Donna Skelly at

Alternatively, send us a Free Online Enquiry.