M Ross

Morag V. Ross Q.C.

Year of Call: 2003

Year of Silk: 2016

Qualifications

B.A. (Hons) University of Oxford

LL.B. University of Edinburgh

Dip LP University of Edinburgh

Special interests

Company and commercial

Public law, including judicial review and human rights

Biography

Morag has experience in a wide range of public law work and is instructed by both petitioners and respondents in judicial review and statutory appeal proceedings.

This has covered, among other things, challenging legislation relating to minimum pricing of alcohol, local authorities' duties towards asylum seekers, freedom of information and free personal care for the elderly. 

BA (Hons) (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) University of Oxford; LLB and Dip LP, University of Edinburgh. Devil Masters: David Johnston QC, Robert Milligan QC, Jamie Gilchrist QC. Called 2003.  She has significant experience of EU law. Morag was appointed as Standing Junior Counsel to the Scottish Government in 2008. In recent years, Morag has built up a substantial practice in public procurement law.  In addition to her public law practice, Morag has experience of the Commercial Court and is regularly instructed on behalf of major commercial interests in contractual and other disputes.