Experienced in acting for a wide range of business, from SMEs to blue chip companies and individuals in both commercial disputes and commercial property disputes. Recent work highlights include: advising in relation to multi-million pound construction dispute in relation to the redevelopment of three hotels in the highlands; acting in a claim for works carried out under service charge obligations and dilapidations exceeding £2,000,000; acting in a significant claim by the Coal Authority in respect of indemnities for subsidence, with cross-claims against three contractors; and advising a non-departmental government body on their departure from a large office building, including on issues relating to a complex and historic rent review as well as a claim for dilapidations and loss of rent claims exceeding £2,000,000.
Trained at McClure Naismith, qualifying in 2009. Joined Davidson Chalmers Stewart in 2012 as an Assistant, promoted to Partner in 2018.
Law Society of Scotland; Signet Accredited Solicitor in Commercial Litigation; Property Litigation Association; Society of Construction Law.
Education: Bankhead Academy, Aberdeen; University of Aberdeen (2001 LLB Hons; 2002 DipLP); Robert Gordon University (LLM Construction Law, Arbitration and Adjudication).
Leisure: Baking, cinema and travel.