Keir + Co specialises in providing Land Compensation and Town Planning advice and representation, working on behalf of farmers, country estates and rural landowners. We have a multi-disciplined and dedicated team who would be delighted to hear from and assist you.
Meet the Team
Keir + Co was set up by Keir Doe; a Rural Chartered Surveyor and Chartered Town Planner.
Keir has a wide range of compensation experience and extensive knowledge in relevant case law, legislation and comparable compensation settlements. Keir has dealt with compensation claims ranging from £60 to £6,000,000. He has also been on both sides of the ‘fence’, acting on behalf of the Landowner and the Acquiring Authority/utility company. Keir is widely recognised as a skilful, well prepared, commercially minded and determined negotiator.
Keir is also a respected Planning Consultant. He has been commended for his enterprising and innovative approach, in some cases resulting in him securing planning consent where other consultants have failed.
Keir has previously worked for McCrae & McCrae, Baird Lumsden/DM Hall and Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission (part of the SSE Group).
In Keir’s spare time, he likes to run, cycle, play golf and ski.
Lawson brings a wealth of Land Compensation knowledge and experience to the team.
His day to day work includes negotiating compensation claims for; electric overhead and underground lines, flood prevention schemes, road schemes, gas pipelines, water pipelines, bridge renovations, borrow pits and construction compounds.
Lawson has previously worked for McCrae & McCrae, Hayes MacFarlane and Galbraiths. During this time, he has undertaken compensation work on behalf of both the Landowner and the Utility Company/Acquiring Authority - which has provided an invaluable insight into the Land Compensation process and negotiations.
In Lawson’s spare time, he golfs in the summer and curls in the winter.
Magnus has a considerable amount of experience in preparing and submitting planning applications and building warrants. He is very creative, practical and is understanding of client’s objectives and budgets. Magnus has worked on a diverse range of projects, including; bespoke houses, sheds, shops.
When not working, Magnus likes to spend time in his garden and getting stuck into projects such as house and building renovations. He also enjoys cooking and spending time with his family