Tony Jones KC > Brodies LLP > Edinburgh, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Brodies LLP
15 ATHOLL CRESCENT
EDINBURGH
EH3 8HA
Scotland
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Work Department

Litigation

Position

Tony was only the fifth Scottish civil Solicitor advocate to be awarded the rank and dignity of Senior Counsel. He is the only QC in Scotland to be accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as an expert in both Professional Negligence Law and Construction Law.

Tony frequently represents clients in property, professional negligence, construction, corporate and contact disputes. His breadth and depth of practice and expertise is difficult to rival. Tony is Fiscal to the Society of Writers to Her Majesty’s Signet, sits on a Committee of the Civil Justice Council and is member of the Law Society of Scotland’s Rights of Audience Committee.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation

(Leading individuals)

Tony Jones KCBrodies LLP

Based out of Edinburgh, Brodies LLP‘s litigation practice has strength in depth, fielding a large team which has been bolstered by several internal promotions and lateral hires including Gareth Hale from Dentons and Craig Watt who was elevated to the partnership. The team stands out for its expertise in the energy, construction and IT sectors with practice head Iain Rutherford being the contact for IP/IT mandates. Co-head Stephen Goldie acts on high-value contractual disputes and is supported by a strong bench of partners including experienced litigator Jared Oyston who has appeared before the High Court and Supreme Court; he is recommended for energy- and insolvency-related disputes. Highlighted for its ‘measured and sound advice’, the group also has expertise in alternative dispute resolution (ADR) work, handling both domestic and international mediation. In Aberdeen, Kenneth MacDonald leads the firm-wide international arbitration practice and has a strong track record in handling complex disputes for corporates. Senior associate Monica Connolly specialises in IP and tech disputes. Elsewhere, Tony Jones KC and Joyce Cullen continue to be preeminent practitioners.