Sandy is Head of Harper Macleod's Dispute Resolution Team, and is responsible for leading many of the firm's most substantial and high-profile litigations. He has a broad commercial litigation practice, with a particular focus on corporate and shareholder litigation, as well as disputes in the banking and financial services, energy, healthcare and real estate sectors. Sandy’s team is one of the most prominent in the Commercial Court at the Court of Session and has acted in numerous appeals to the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom.
Sandy also has a substantial public law practice and has extensive experience of advising the firm’s private and public sector clients in judicial review proceedings and statutory appeals involving questions of administrative law.
In addition to his practice in the Court of Session, Sandy regularly represents clients in Sheriff Court actions throughout Scotland, as well as arbitration.
He is a keen advocate of mediation and has a strong track record of resolving high value disputes through the mediation process.