Partnering with you

Richard Heggie – Partner
BSc Hons, Dip UD, MRTPI

Richard has a full breadth of experience in all areas of the planning system, including planning and listed building applications, Local Plans, public inquiries, master planning, urban and rural design studies and conservation. He is the Royal Town Planning Institute UK Planning Consultant of the Year 2010. He has a highly successful track record in winning consents for diverse and complex rural planning applications, including Listed buildings, natural burials, composting sites, rural housing developments in conservation areas and development feasibilities in Areas of Great Landscape Value He specialises in envisioning and delivering planning strategies for rural estates and in unlocking value from renewal and reuse of redundant assets. Richard works across Scotland, primarily in the Highlands, Argyll and Moray, with public, private and voluntary sector clients. He is founder and Director of Galloway Real Estate Limited and Director of Urban Animation.

Dr Michael McCarthy – Partner
BSc (Econ) MA PhD FRSA

Sir Alastair Gordon Cumming – Partner