N Shand

Neil Shand

Year of Call: 2015

Mackinnon Advocates

Qualifications

LLB (Hons) University of Aberdeen

Dip LP University of Aberdeen

Special interests

Criminal

Criminal

Health & Safety

Health & Safety

Professional liability and regulation

Professional liability and regulation

Public and fatal accident inquiries

Public and fatal accident inquiries

Clerks

Stable telephone number

0141 553 4890

Banny Mackinnon

Angela Bath

Biography

Prior to being admitted to the bar in 2015 Neil worked as a Prosecutor for the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service. He spent 11 years with COPFS as a Procurator Fiscal Depute and then Senior Procurator Fiscal Depute based in Aberdeen.

During that time he built up significant experience in the preparation and prosecution of serious and complex cases. He spent many years in the Sheriff and Jury courts and was regarded as a determined lawyer with a detailed knowledge of the criminal law. His experience covers the full spectrum of criminal work including health and safety and sexual offences.

Whilst working as a prosecutor he also spent time in the Death Units preparing and conducting Fatal Accident Inquiries on behalf of the Crown.

With regard to civil litigation whilst devilling Neil gained valuable experience in respect of both personal injury and professional negligence actions.