appointments



Head of IoD Scotland Malcolm Cannon quits for new role at Simpson & Marwick

Malcolm Cannon, director of the Institute of Directors (IoD) Scotland, has quit the role for a new post with Simpson & Marwick in Edinburgh, after less than 18 months in the job.

Published 13 January 2021

Nick Scott re-elected to serve second term as Brodies’ managing partner

Nick Scott, managing partner at Brodies LLP, has been re-elected to serve a second term in the role.

Published 11 January 2021

Hayley Johnson joins Morton Fraser

Employment lawyer Hayley Johnson has joined Morton Fraser as an associate.

Published 11 January 2021

Lynn Melville joins Blackadders

Lynn Melville has joined Blackadders as a partner.

Published 11 January 2021

James Hyams promoted to associate at Balfour and Manson

Balfour and Manson has appointed James Hyams as an associate.

Published 7 January 2021

Senior promotions at Thorntons

Thorntons has ushered in the new year with three promotions.

Published 6 January 2021

Roddy Harrison joins Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP

Roddy Harrison has joined Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP as a partner.  

Published 6 January 2021

Rachael Brandon made company director at Boyd Legal

Rachael Brandon has been appointed a director at Boyd Legal.

Published 6 January 2021

Tim Edward joins MBM Commercial

MBM Commercial has bolstered the firm’s dispute resolution practice with the appointment of Tim Edward. He joins the firm as a partner and will work closely along side Cat MacLean, head of MBM’s dispute resolution group.

Published 5 January 2021

Nigel Watson joins Burges Salmon in Edinburgh

Burges Salmon has announced the appointment of Nigel Watson as a corporate partner to lead its employee incentives team in Edinburgh.

Published 5 January 2021

Aberdein Considine boosts financial services team with appointment of Greig Brown

Aberdein Considine has appointed Greig Brown as mortgage operations director.

Published 18 December 2020

Fiona Drysdale gains Scottish Civil Justice Council appointment

Ampersand's Fiona Drysdale has been appointed as an advocate member of the Access to Justice Committee of the Scottish Civil Justice Council.

Published 18 December 2020

Standing junior counsel to the Scottish government appointed

A new panel of standing junior counsel to the Scottish government sees Paul Reid appointed as first standing junior.

Published 18 December 2020

Aidan O’Neill QC calls to Irish bar

Aidan O’Neill QC was called to the bar of Ireland this morning by the country's most senior judge, Chief Justice Frank Clarke.

Published 17 December 2020

Standing junior counsel appointments for Ampersand trio

Ampersand's Paul Reid has been appointed first standing junior to the Scottish government, alongside new appointments to the government’s panel of standing junior counsel for Tim Young and Dominic Scullion.

Published 17 December 2020