Tony was only the fifth Scottish civil Solicitor advocate to be awarded the rank and dignity of Senior Counsel. He is the only KC in Scotland to be accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as an expert in both Professional Negligence Law and Construction Law. In July 2022 Tony called as a Barrister (Middle Temple) with rights of audience in England & Wales

Tony frequently represents clients in property, professional negligence, construction, corporate and contract disputes. His breadth and depth of practice and expertise is difficult to rival. Tony is Fiscal to the Society of Writers to His Majesty's Signet and sits on a Committee of the Civil Justice Council. 

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Clients value Tony's personable character and superb litigation skills.

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  • Appointed as Queen's Counsel (now King's Counsel) in 2017.
  • Elected as Fiscal to the WS Society in 2019.
  • Accredited as a specialist in construction law.
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  • Ranked as a Leading Individual in tier 1 for commercial litigation by Legal 500 UK 2024.
  • Ranked as a Notable Practitioner for Litigation – Scotland by Chambers UK 2024.