Graeme is one of the senior management team at YoungsRPS and heads the Alnwick office. Having trained as a resident agent at the Glamis Estate under Arthur Young he relocated to Newcastle in 1990. In 2000 he became an Equity Partner and oversaw the opening of the Alnwick office in 2003 which he now heads. Graemeā™s specialist areas include: Compensation relating to utility damage, easements and wayleaves; negotiations for telecommunications installations and wind farm or other renewable energy projects; Promoting and dealing with land development proposals such as options, promotion agreements and conditional contracts; General estate management and agricultural, residential and commercial tenancy negotiations.
Recent instructions include: The Alcan farms Portfolio Disposal; Negotiating compensation for one of the largest fuel spillages and land contamination issues in the UK and conducting negotiations with developers on behalf of clients with land for potential inclusion in the Newcastle and Gateshead development plans.