Scott Hilton is a partner in the firm’s U.K. real estate practice with significant experience in a broad range of commercial property transactions across the key asset classes.
Scott has particular experience in large, complex development transactions in which he has advised on site assembly and strategic land acquisitions, including the use of special purpose vehicle and joint venture structures.
He regularly handles all matters relating to the acquisition, disposal and management of freehold and leasehold property, secured lending projects and landlord and tenant transactions.
Scott is experienced in acting for U.K. housebuilders, large developers, institutional investors, corporate occupiers, ultra-high-net-worth individuals, family offices and a Premier League football club.
He frequently contributes to legal industry publications on notable developments across U.K. real estate. Scott has been recognised in the Legal 500 U.K. and is described as “very approachable, thorough and prepared to work with clients to highlight any issues and provide options."
Prior to joining Armstrong Teasdale, Scott served as a real estate associate at an independent law firm in London.
- Nottingham Law School (LPC, distinction, 2009)
- University of East Anglia (LL.B., First Class Honors, 2008)
- Academic Achievement Prize
- England and Wales, 2012
- Commercial Real Estate Legal Association (CRELA)
Charitable and Civic Involvement
- upReach Mentoring Scheme (2020-2021)
- Legal 500 U.K., Recognised Lawyer, Real Estate (2019)