Campbell Clark > Blackadders LLP > Dundee, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Blackadders LLP

Work Department

Business services.


Campbell is a partner in the firm’s business division, leading the corporate/commercial unit. He is a Signet Accredited Corporate Law Specialist and a member of the advisory board of LEGUS, the international network of high quality mid-sized law firms. Recent work includes advising CJ Lang & Son Ltd, one of Scotland’s largest independent wholesalers and retailers on corporate matters and strategic acquisitions and disposals; advising on the sale of SG Baker Limited, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of specialist flexible packaging to LC International packaging group; and The Insights Group Ltd, general corporate, commercial and intellectual property counsel for this global learning and development company, including several international matters.


Trained Shepherd & Wedderburn WS; qualified 1997; partner 2001. Director The Insights Group Limited 2006; member LEGUS Advisory Board 2011.


Bio Dundee Steering group which promotes Dundee’s successful life sciences sector, Campbell also represents Blackadders as a corporate partner of LINC Scotland, the national association for business angels and is a non-executive director of the Insights Group Ltd, a global learning and development company.


High School of Dundee; University of Aberdeen (1994 LLB Hons with French Law; 1995 Dip LP); University of Grenoble, France (1992 Dip French Law).

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Edinburgh and Glasgow

Blackadders LLP boosted its corporate credentials in 2019 with the acquisition of the Glasgow business of Morisons. The practice is well known for its M&A work in the healthcare sector and has undertaken a large number of pharmacy transactions in recent years. Areas of expertise include funding, IP and contractual arrangements. Glasgow’s Peter Duff heads the team alongside Dundee-based Campbell Clark.

Scotland > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: elsewhere in Scotland

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Campbell ClarkBlackadders LLP

Under the leadership of Campbell Clark, Blackadders LLP continues to be active in the Dundee and Aberdeen markets, handling a range of corporate matters. With considerable experience in the tech industry, the firm also advises clients in the healthcare, and food and drink sectors. M&A transactions, IP and contractual arrangements are key areas of focus for the practice, which is also experienced in employee ownership transitions.