Jamie is a partner and Head of the Restructuring team in Scotland. Jamie specialises in all aspects of insolvency, turnaround and corporate restructuring. 

He is dual qualified in Scotland and England, has over 16 years experience in the finance and restructuring market.

Recent highlights include:

  • advising PWC as  the Administrators of McColls Retail Group plc in relation to the pre-pack sale of the Group to Morrisons Supermarkets.  
  • Jamie has acted for Teneo as Administrators of the M&CO Retail Group. M&CO is one of Scotland's largest retailers with over 180 stores and 1,910 employees. AG have been working alongside the Administrators in dealing with the trading administration which has been key to delivering a strategy that has maximsed returns for creditors.  
  • Jamie has acted for Interpath as Administrators of the Arjowiggins Group. Arjowiggins was a paper mill and manufacturing business that operated for over 250 years and employed over 500 people. AG advised one of the lenders on the proposed restructure, contingency planning and then the appointment of Administrators in relation to the Group. The Group consists of 10 UK companies with subsidiaries in France, Italy, Spain and China. We have been advising the Administrators on their strategy to maximise returns to creditors.  
  • French - good command
  • Spanish - good command
Professional memberships
  • Law Society of Scotland
  • Solicitors Regulatory Authority

'Jamie provides a calm and balanced approach to what can be very complex matters. He is technically very strong, commercially astute and a pleasure to work with.' Chambers (2024)

‘Always available, understand the clients needs quickly and provide the range of options and costs associated there with in a clear and concise manner.’ Legal 500 (2021)

‘The tenacity of this team is outstanding and the focus to deliver commercial solutions is excellent.’ Legal 500 (2021)

"He is celebrated by sources for being 'very pragmatic and exceptional at jargon-busting'." Chambers (2017)

"Leader in his field." Legal 500 (2016)

"Jamie McIntosh has significant experience working on a range of insolvency, turnaround and corporate restructuring matters across Scotland, England and Wales. Clients rate his approachability, experience and ability to keep it simple." Chambers (2014)

"Jamie McIntosh is singled out for his availability, approachability, flexibility and expertise." Legal 500 (2013)

"Jamie McIntosh specialises in real estate sector restructurings, distressed portfolio transactions and related matters. He is very personable and highly motivated, says one source, while another interviewee describes him as very experienced, a calming influence and very pragmatic." Chambers (2017)