Iain Drummond > Shepherd and Wedderburn > Edinburgh, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Shepherd and Wedderburn
1 EXCHANGE CRESCENT
CONFERENCE SQUARE
EDINBURGH
EH3 8UL
Scotland

Work Department

Property and Infrastructure Disputes

Position

Iain is a partner and solicitor advocate. He is highly experienced in construction, engineering, PPP/PFI and negligence disputes. He appears regularly in the Commercial Court of the Court of Session and conducts arbitrations. He has a large adjudication practice across the UK, in particular concerning civil engineering, energy and infrastructure projects. Iain also has a substantial mediation practice, conducting mediations across the UK, and advises some of the leading adjudicators in Scotland. Iain has been accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in construction law since 2003 and is a member of the Law Society of Scotland’s professional negligence, specialist accreditation panel.

Career

Admitted as a solicitor in Scotland 1995; Burness 1993-2002 (associate 2000); partner Shepherd and Wedderburn 2003 to date; accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in construction law 2003; associate Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (ACIArb) 1998; qualified as solicitor advocate, 2004.

Languages

French.

Memberships

Law Society of Scotland Panel of Adjudicators 2003 to date; Adjudication Society; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Society of Solicitor Advocates.

Education

Morrisons Academy; University of Glasgow (1992 LLB Hons; 1993 Dip LP).

Leisure

Road cycling/racing; Mountain biking; hill-walking/trekking, swimming