Craig is an experienced commercial litigator. He advises clients in the commercial, financial services and energy sectors how to resolve disputes, with a particular interest in interpreting and advising upon complex contracts. Craig is increasingly called upon to advise clients on the defence of Group Proceedings in Scotland.
Whilst he has significant experience in conducting the progress of court cases in the Court of Session and Sheriff Court, he has also represented clients in International Arbitrations, under both the Scottish Arbitration and ICC Rules.
Craig is a Solicitor Advocate within the 'Advocacy by Brodies' set, and can appear before all Courts in Scotland and the Supreme Court and Privy Council in London. He has extensive Court, Inquiry and Tribunal advocacy experience.
Living Brodies' values
Clients appreciate Craig's courage and considerable experience to defend them forcefully to achieve the best possible outcome.
- Draws on experience gained whilst on secondment as Acting Head of Dispute Resolution at a UK bank.
- Trained and certified in Advanced Advocacy by National Institute for Trial Advocacy.
- Sits as Member of the Scottish Rugby Union Disciplinary Panel.
- Ranked by Legal 500 UK 2023 as a Next Generation Partner.
"Extremely responsive".Legal 500 UK 2022
"Noted for his expertise in contractual litigation and international disputes".Legal 500 UK 2022
"He provided sound counsel at all stages to support our decision-making processes and during what became a very stressful situation."Legal 500 UK 2022
"Easy to work with, quick to respond, and provide clear, commercial advice".Legal 500 UK 2022