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BTO Solicitors LLP

ONE EDINBURGH QUAY, 133 FOUNTAINBRIDGE, EDINBURGH, EH3 9QG, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 0131 222 2939
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Fax 0131 222 2949
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ED77 EDINBURGH
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www.bto.co.uk
Edinburgh, Glasgow
BTO Solicitors LLP, Lynn Richmond, Edinburgh, SCOTLAND

Lynn Richmond

Tel:
Work 0131 222 2939
Email:
BTO Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Commercial Dispute Resolution, Technology and Intellectual Property and Data Protection Defence

Position

Lynn joined BTO as an Associate in August 2017. She works in Commercial Dispute Resolution, Technology and Intellectual Property and Data Protection Defence.

Lynn is WS Accredited in Commercial Litigation. She is described by her clients as a versatile and able civil litigator with strong advocacy, negotiating and drafting skills. Her experience covers a variety of legal areas, including intellectual property and data protection, breach of contract, professional negligence, and property litigation. Lynn is part of BTO’s Data Protection Defence Team and provides data protection and freedom of information advice for clients in a wide variety of sectors. She has worked on a number of high profile cases including intellectual property disputes, both for and against major international companies.

Lynn has made countless successful appearances in Sheriff courts throughout Scotland including appeals before the Sheriff Principal and Sheriff Appeal Court, appearances before the Private Rented Housing Panel, Mental Health Tribunal, the Court of Session, and at mediation and arbitration. She also represented participants in the Fingerprint Inquiry Scotland, as well as the pursuers in a test case under the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003 in relation to the regulation of access to waterways.

Lynn has been a director of the Scottish Society for Computers and Law since 2008 and is a member of the Property Litigation Association and The Intellectual Property Lawyers Organisation.

Career

Associate, BTO Solicitors (2017 – Present); Associate, Turcan Connell (2014 - 2017), Senior Solicitor, Turcan Connell (2008 - 2014), Solicitor, Turcan Connell (2005 - 2008), Trainee, Turcan Connell (2003 – 2005)

Member

Director and Board Member, Scottish Society for Computers and Law, (2008 – Present), Member, Property Litigation Association, The Intellectual Property Lawyers Organisation

Education

WS Signet Accreditation in Commercial Litigation, 2013; Certificate in Advanced Dispute Resolution, Nottingham Trent University, 2008; Notary Public; Diploma in Legal Practice, University of Dundee, 2003; LLB, University of Glasgow, 2002

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