MBM was formed, as the founding partners bought out the commercial division of full service law firm, Murray Beith Murray WS. The firm is led by Sandy Finlayson as Senior Partner.

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Up and Coming Law Firm of the Year, Law Awards of Scotland


Law Firm of the Year, 
Law Awards of Scotland

Lawnet Firm of the Year 
(UK wide awards)


Litigation Advisory Firm of the Year in Scotland

The Cashroom Limited (provider of outsourced legal cashiering services) is set up with support from MBM where MBM becomes its first customer


Corporate Lawyer of the Year (Stuart Hendry)

Number one legal advisor on new issues, joint ventures, flotations and PFI/PPPs - Insiders Deals & Dealmakers Yearbook

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“Highly Commended” Firm of the Year – Scottish Legal Awards

Law Firm of the Year 2012 (Under 40 Fee Earners), Solicitor of the Year, Paralegal of the Year and Trainee of the Year - Law Awards of Scotland


Solicitor of the Year – Law Awards of Scotland


Stuart Hendry, a Founding Partner of MBM becomes our Senior Partner

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Law Firm of the Year – Law Awards of Scotland

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Litigation Team of the Year. Scott and Co Legal Awards

Tracey Ginn joins MBM as a Corporate Partner and our first US qualified Lawyer

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MBM opens London Office – led by Michael Arnott

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Law Firm of the Year - LawNet Awards

Law Firm of the Year Winner2018

Law Firm of the Year – Law Awards of Scotland

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MBM partners as a main sponsor of Converge


Co-Founding Partner Sandy Finlayson, OBE retires from MBM

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Rebrand - MBM Commercial: Entrepreneurial Business Lawyers

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Best EIS/SEIS Legal and Regulatory Adviser 2020 - Highly Commended 

Introduction of MBM’s Digital Deals Hub – The first of its kind as MBM introduces new ways of working during the pandemic using electronic signatures on deals

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MBM completes first US Sale deal valued over $100m

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MBM launches international tech law firm network, World Tech Legal


Best EIS/SEIS Legal and Regulatory Adviser 2021 - Highly Commended

MBM makes it to the The Times Best Law Firms list

Times Best Law Firms


Law Firm of the Year, LawNet Awards 2022

Law Firm of the Year less than 6m to 002

Best EIS/SEIS Legal and Regulatory Adviser 2022 - Highly Commended

EISA Awards 2022

Introduction of MBM’s WeChange Programme

MBM launches Invest2Scale investment conference and becomes a founding sponsor

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Law Firm of the Year – LawNet Awards

Law Net Awards 2023 Law Firm of the Year

Corporate Team of the Year - Herald Law Awards

The Herald Awards

Gail Downes promoted to Managing Director to support growth of the firm

Gail and Stuart

Two new US qualified lawyers join MBM expanding the US team to six

MBM corporate team completes >£0.6 billion of M&A & Series A deals

Being Awesome


World Tech Legal reaches 25 law firm members across the globe


MBM sets up dedicated banking team – led by Simon Hart

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“Businesses are rarely an overnight success – you have to work very hard over many years and build a team that buys into the vision and culture of what you want to become and then execute on it. MBM is no different and I am delighted to have witnessed our firm and team evolve and scale at pace along with many of our clients who are operating on the global stage. We are a ‘can do’ firm operating across the UK and beyond with an absolute focus on making things happen. Awesome!“
Stuart Hendry - Founder Partner

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