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Published: 09 March 2023
Time to read: 2 mins

Gillespie Macandrew announces the appointment of three new Partners and seven further promotions across its legal team.  Andrew Leslie from the firm’s Housebuilder team, Ross MacRae in Banking & Finance and Sharon Murray in Family Law have all been promoted to Partner.

Andrew Leslie and Ross MacRae began their legal careers as trainees at the firm and have gone on to become well respected experts in their fields.  Sharon Murray, a highly experienced and accredited Family Law specialist joined Gillespie Macandrew in early 2022 and leads the Family Law team.

Furthermore, Lindsay Bryce Mackay, Victoria Curren and Rae Gilchrist are promoted to Legal Director, Gillian Hyams is promoted to Associate, and Ross Baron, Katie Brown and Jamie Seath are promoted to Senior Solicitor.

These latest promotions recognise the depth of talent across the firm’s Banking & Finance, Commercial Property, Energy & Strategic Land, Family Law, Housebuilder, Land & Rural Business, and Private Client teams.

Chief Executive Officer, Robert Graham-Campbell commented:

“I am delighted to be able to announce so many internal promotions within Gillespie Macandrew this year, demonstrating the strength and depth of our legal team across the breadth of our practice teams.  These internal promotions demonstrate the continued success of our training academy and our commitment to investing in and developing our people throughout their careers.”

The firm advises clients across Scotland and the UK, with offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Perth on all areas of land and rural business, private client, commercial real estate, energy, tax and disputes, combining a personal approach with industry-leading expertise.


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