J Gordon Reid, QC, FCIArb

20 Mar


THE Faculty was saddened to learn of the death of J Gordon Reid, QC, FCIArb, a former Temporary Judge of the Court of Session and convener of the Faculty Dispute Resolution Service. He was 65.

Mr Reid was a solicitor for four years before becoming a member of Faculty in 1980. He took Silk in 1993. He ceased practising last year.

His appointments included Chairman of the VAT and Duties Tribunals and Deputy Special Commissioner for Income Tax. He was also a member of the English Bar.