As an advocate, Miranda has built upon her experience gained whilst a solicitor and practises extensively in the field of construction and engineering disputes. These have concerned alleged professional negligence of construction professionals, contract claims and adjudicators’ decisions.
A graduate of St Andrews University and Edinburgh University, Miranda trained and subsequently practised as a solicitor for several years in Edinburgh, where she built up extensive experience in the field of litigation and other forms of dispute resolution open to clients in the construction, engineering, oil and gas industries. She gained experience of advising both domestic and internationally-based clients.
Miranda is also frequently instructed in other commercial disputes and in negligence claims against medical professionals. In that regard, she acts, and has acted for, Health Boards in a variety of professional negligence actions.