Alastair leads the Development Group at GL Hearn and has grown this into one of the leading players in the UK.
He acts on behalf of both private sector clients and local authorities, whom he advises on land-use strategies, regeneration and strategic planning. He is also an acknowledged expert in major mixed use schemes, retail and residential planning and development. He led the team which was awarded the commission to prepare a comprehensive long-term retail strategy for Liverpool City Centre. He went on to advise the Council on the award winning Liverpool One scheme, a comprehensive mixed-use expansion of the City Centre extending to circa 200,000 sq. m.