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COMPASS CHAMBERS, PARLIAMENT HOUSE, PARLIAMENT SQUARE, EDINBURGH, EH1 1RF, SCOTLAND
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Work 0131 260 5648
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Fax 0131 225 3642
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Gordon Lamont

Tel:
Work 0131 260 5648
Email:
Compass Chambers (Compass Chambers)

Position

Gordon has a broad range of experience of all types of personal injury work. His specialisms include aviation, fatal accident inquiries and public inquiries. He has been involved as counsel in the legal proceedings connected with most of the air accidents in Scotland over the last fourteen years. In addition, he has experience of lengthy inquiries involving deaths in custody and in hospital. He is one of Scotland’s most experienced junior counsel in relation to public inquiries having appeared in both the ICL inquiry (explosion) and the Vale of Leven Hospital inquiry (outbreak of clostridium difficile). He has tutored on the foundation course for the Faculty of Advocates and, in particular, has co-presented the training seminar on civil jury trials. He was legal assistant to the Lord President in 1998/99 and, prior to this, he was a solicitor for seven years, specialising in personal injury work.

Career

Called 1999; legal assistant to Lord President 1998/99.


Scottish Bar

Personal injury and medical negligence

Within: Personal injury and medical negligence – Leading juniors

Gordon Lamont - Compass ChambersHe is great at putting clients at ease.’

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