G Watt

Gordon H. Watt

Year of Call: 2007

Qualifications

B.A. (Hons) University of York

M.Phil University of Stirling

LL.B. University of Glasgow

Dip.L.P. Glasgow Graduate School of Law

Special interests

Company and commercial

Professional liability and regulation

Tax, trusts, succession and pensions

Clerks

Stable telephone number

0131 260 5830

Emma Potter

Andrew Veitch

Tracy Whitelaw

Biography

Gordon has a commercial practice, with a particular focus on taxation, trusts and executries. He is ranked Tier 1 by the Legal 500 for Commercial Litigation and separately for Tax, Trusts and Pensions. He has appeared in the Supreme Court, the Outer and Inner Houses of the Court of Session, the Sheriff Court and various tribunals. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation. He also accepts instructions in public procurement and compulsory purchase cases.



Publications

Ripe for redevelopment, Tax. 2018, 181(4633), 10-12

Extrinsic evidence in the interpretation of testamentary writing

S.L.T. 2017, 5, 11-15

Hidden Dangers, Tax. 2017, 179(4605), 18-19

Is VAT it for indirect enrichment? S.L.T. 2017, 24, 133-137