Legal Director

Laura Fraser

Laura is a legal director in Brodies’ Oil & Gas team with over 10 years' experience working as a lawyer in the upstream oil and gas sector. She acts for upstream, midstream and service sector clients, advising on a wide variety of legal issues. In addition to regularly advising on United Kingdom Continental Shelf matters, Laura has also advised on projects in other jurisdictions including Egypt, Niger and Romania.

Laura has particular expertise in the acquisition and disposal of oil and gas assets, including those which have complex or unusual decommissioning arrangements, and project development work.

Living Brodies' values

Laura genuinely cares for her clients and goes above and beyond to deliver for them.


  • Laura has a Masters degree in Oil and Gas Law from the University of Aberdeen.
  • Laura has previously undertaken secondments to a large independent operator and a midstream infrastructure owner.
  • Laura draws on experience gained whilst working in-house for an oil and gas consultancy company.