Qualifications

M.A. (Hons) University of St. Andrews

LL.B. University of Edinburgh

Dip. L.P. University of Edinburgh

Special interests

Bankruptcy & Insolvency

Company and commercial

Land Law

Professional liability and regulation

Biography

Euan is ranked in the Chambers UK Bar and Legal 500 directories in the fields of Commercial Dispute Resolution and Restructuring and Insolvency.

Euan appears regularly in commercial actions.  He acts in contractual and property disputes and professional negligence claims against solicitors, surveyors and accountants.  He is routinely instructed on behalf of insolvency practitioners in respect of administrations, liquidations and sequestrations.  He also has significant experience of public law, procurement, shareholder and construction disputes and professional disciplinary matters. 

Euan was appointed Standing Junior Counsel to the Advocate General in 2012 and made an ad hoc Advocate Depute in 2015.  He sits as a part time Judge of the First Tier Tribunal.  He is a part time tutor at the University of Edinburgh.  He was the Lord Reid Scholar 2005 - 2006. In 2010 and again in 2012, Euan acted as Legal Advisor to the European Union Naval Force.