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Mark Morton

Work 0141 221 8012
BTO Solicitors LLP

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Insurance, product liability, property and fraud.



Mark works in BTO’s Insurance team providing advice on property disputes, large construction and engineering claims and product liability claims. Mark has been a Solicitor Advocate for over 14 years and has over 24 years’ experience of working in dispute resolution. Noted for being an imaginative problem solver, Mark has an ability to be able to analyse claims quickly and to devise strategies which will deliver clients with excellent results. Recent work includes a flooding claim affecting over 20 properties, damages claims involving properties damaged by defective piling work, a multi million pound claim involving a leaking leisure centre and fire claims arising from allegedly defective electrical products.


Partner BTO Solicitors LLP (2009 - present); Associate, BTO (2008 – 2009); Dundas & Wilson (1995 – 2008); MacRoberts (1993-1995); Trained Bishop & Robertson Chalmers; qualified 1992.


Law Society of Scotland.


Kelvinside Academy; Edinburgh University (1990 LLB (Hons)).


Cycling and gardening.

Scotland: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Property litigation

BTO Solicitors LLP’s team inspires ‘complete confidence’ in clients. Mark Morton, Tony Jones, Robin Macpherson and Michael Collins all have solicitor advocacy expertise. Grant Hunter is leading a team defending Clyde Valley Group against court actions brought by multiple tenants in relation to personal injuries they claim were sustained due to the construction of housing stock on contaminated land. The practice also has a particularly strong following among insurer clients, including RSA and NFU Mutual. Bill Speirs, Jilly Petrie and Jones are representing an insurer in a Court of Session claim arising from the collapse of warehouse roofs owned by William Grant & Company following heavy snow falls in 2009 and 2010. Property damage expert Angus Crawford, recently promoted partner David Young and associate Mark McCluskie are other notable team members.

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