Appointment of King's Counsel 2023

The Lord Justice General invites applications by advocates and solicitor advocates seeking recommendation for appointment as King’s Counsel in Scotland.

The application form and Guide for Applicants may be obtained from the Judiciary of Scotland website

Completed application forms must be submitted by close of business on Monday 3 April 2023 to: - Mr Paul Gilmour, Private Secretary to the Lord President, Lord President’s Private Office, Parliament House, Edinburgh, EH1 1RQ. Please mark your envelope “Application - Restricted”

You can also email your application to

Should you wish further information, please contact Paul on 0131 240 6701