LL.B (Hons)(First Class) University of Edinburgh

Dip LP University of Edinburgh

LL.M Advocacy (with Distinction) University of Strathclyde

Special interests

Public law, including judicial review and human rights


Jacqueline called to the Bar in 2016, and brings to her practice a unique and valuable insight into the workings of the senior judiciary, having previously worked as Law Clerk to the Lord Justice Clerk (Lord Carloway).

During her tenure, from 2012 – 2015, she acquired broad experience of the work of the Inner House of the Court of Session, developing a particular understanding of effective appellate advocacy and strength in opinion writing.

Jacqueline has a particular interest in public law, having recently spent time working as a part-time lecturer in constitutional and administrative law.

Jacqueline previously qualified and practised as a litigation solicitor in Edinburgh.