M.A (Hons) Modern History, St Andrews University
Dip Ed, University of Dundee
LLB, University of Glasgow
Dip LP, University of Glasgow
Bankruptcy & Insolvency
Company and commercial
Tax, trusts, succession and pensions
Before turning to the law, Brian ran a multi-award-winning business.
Starting his LLB at Glasgow University in 2009, he came top of his year and won the prize for best performance in the accelerated LLB as well as the prizes for Scots Private Law; Roman Law and Jurisprudence.
Since calling in 2015, he has been instructed by firms large and small. He has acted in matters including construction of contract; implied terms in contract; personal bar/waiver; potestative conditions; unenforceable contracts; frustrated contracts; unjustified enrichment; unincorporated associations; ius quaesitum tertio; The Cancellation of Contracts made in a Consumer's Home or Place of Work etc. Regulations 2008; disputed rights of common property; construction of title; real burdens; timeshares; matrimonial property; liferents; judicial factors (appointment, discharge, note for special powers); sequestration; protected trust deeds; the Sale of Goods Act 1979; personal injury (for the defender and for the pursuer); modification of expenses; passing off; copyright; trademark infringement; breach of interdict; and contempt of court.
He has given presentations on construction of contract; implied terms in contract; penalty clauses; prescription; and just and equitable winding up. Should you be interested in him presenting to your firm, please do contact him.