After qualifying as a solicitor in 1987, I worked in Dundee before moving to Edinburgh. I worked for 17 years, latterly as partner in a civil and criminal litigation practice. I was invited to join Balfour+Manson in 2009. I am a partner in the Family Law team.
I am also qualified as a solicitor advocate, which gives me extended rights of audience to appear in the Court of Session and the United Kingdom Supreme Court.
pragmatic and always seeks the best solution for the client.
I undertake cases involving family law and child law issues, including financial provision divorce cases. I also undertake a broad range of regulatory and criminal work and appear on a regular basis before the General Teaching Council for Scotland on behalf of members of the EIS Union.
Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a Specialist in Family Law
Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a Specialist in Regulation of Professional Conduct Law