Temporary Office Closure


Unfortunately one of our staff members has tested positive for Covid and as a result the office will closed this week.

Unfortunately one of our staff members has tested positive for Covid and as a result the office will be closed.  We will be working remotely however and still able to take calls, but we would appreciate your patience as we are limited to what we can do whilst working from home.  We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. In the case of an emergency,  our Mr. Paterson can be contacted direct at kgp@rankinaitken.co.uk.

Calls will be taken 9am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm Monday to Friday.  


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What We Do


Our main areas of work are domestic and commercial property sales and purchases, agricultural law, matrimonial/separations, Wills and Executries. We do not do much civil or criminal Court work and the firm does not provide services under the Legal Aid schemes.

The main focus of this website is on our Estate Agency business. If you require any further information on the services we provide or any of the properties we are marketing please contact us.

About Us


The firm of Rankin & Aitken Solicitors was established in Stranraer over a century ago and has been providing legal advice to local people continuously since then.

The current Partners are Kenneth G. Paterson, C.St.J., LL.B., N.P. and Derek G. Laburn, LL.B., Dip. L.P., S.S.C., N.P.

Kenneth joined the firm in 1977 and Derek arrived in 1997. Both have extensive experience.