Faculty of Advicates Arbitration

Details of Professional Practice

Land Law, Planning and Environmental, Employment, Company and Commercial Law


LL.B (Hons) University of Edinburgh

Dip. L.P. University of Edinburgh

Special Interests

Company and commercial


Planning and Environmental

Public law, including judicial review and human rights

Professional Memberships

The Faculty of Advocates
MCIarb: Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
LARTPI: Legal Associate of the Royal Town Planning Institute


Ad hoc Advocate Depute since 2002

Standing Junior Counsel to the Scottish Government 2003-2012

Legal Chair and Board Member of the Scottish Legal Complaints

Commission 2011-2016

Legal Chair of the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland

(Housing and Property Chamber) since 2012


French (fluent spoken and written)

Italian (spoken)