Faculty of Advicates Arbitration

Details of Professional Practice

Laurence Kennedy is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators having completed his arbitration training and accreditation in London. He is available to act as arbitrator in Scotland, England or elsewhere. He has over 20 years' experience of conducting cases in the civil courts. He is also an experienced tribunal judge.

Laurence's day to day caseload focuses on property, commercial, partnership and contract disputes along with professional negligence and personal injury cases.

He was recommended in Legal 500 for four consecutive years for his expertise in boundary and other title disputes.

He has particular experience in areas of law affecting the media such as defamation, contempt of court and copyright. He was engaged for a number of years as a shift lawyer for several national newspapers where he gave regular pre-publication advice.

Further information about Laurence and his arbitration practice can be found at www.laurencekennedy.com.


LL.B University of Dundee

Dip. L.P. University of Dundee


Special Interests

Alternative dispute resolution

Media, defamation and privacy

Personal Injury

Professional liability and regulation