Private client partner Emily has more than 16 years' experience, working exclusively on private client matters. Emily has a particular focus on complex trusts and estate planning for landowners and rural businesses.

Dual-qualified in Scots and English law, Emily often works with clients with cross-border interests, and advises trustees, family businesses and high net worth individuals based in the UK and overseas. Emily joined Brodies' personal team in 2024, and is based in the firm's Edinburgh office.

Living Brodies' values

Emily has the courage of her convictions, enabling her to cut through complexity and focus on what is really important to her clients.

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  • Emily is an active member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
  • Emily is a regular speaker at events for clients and fellow private client practitioners
  • Emily is passionate about mentoring colleagues and takes a keen interest in legal education and access to law as a profession
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  • Ranked by Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2023 as Up and Coming
  • Previously ranked twice in eprivateclient's Top 35 Under 35 UK private client awards