Stephen Humphreys > Shepherd and Wedderburn > Glasgow, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Shepherd and Wedderburn
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Work Department

Property and Infrastructure Disputes


Stephen is a partner in commercial litigation, with a particular focus on property litigation, construction and social housing and housing association law, with specific experience in issues relating to landlord and tenant. Stephen also contributes to and acts for clients in relation to recovery and insolvency and sports law, acting for some high-profile clubs and associations for a number of years. Clients he has been advising during the past year include the National House-Building Council, Shettleston Housing Association, Tollcross Housing Association and Kingdom Housing Association and Southside Housing Association.


Trained at Carruthers Gemmill 1983-1986; Aill & Robb, Stirling 1986-1989; Browning & Bowes, Glasgow 1989-2003, became partner in 1995; partner, Tods Murray 2003-2014; partner, Shepherd and Wedderburn 2014 to present.


Kelvinside Academy; Dundee University (LLB (Hons) 1978-1982; Diploma in Legal Practice 1982-1983).


Tennis, Skiing, Golf, Cycling, Reading.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Real estate > Social housing

The team at Shepherd and Wedderburn led by litigator Stephen Humphreys is well versed in handling social housing litigation, large-scale residential regeneration projects and housing defect claims for housing associations and local authorities. In August 2018, public sector procurement expert Rhona Harper left the firm to work in-house.