Christine O’neill > Brodies LLP > Edinburgh, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Brodies LLP
15 ATHOLL CRESCENT
EDINBURGH
EH3 8HA
Scotland

Work Department

Litigation/public sector services.

Position

Recognised specialist in constitutional and administrative law litigation. Chairman and partner in the firm’s public law and regulatory practice. Speaks regularly at conferences on topics such as devolution, information law and human rights. Combines experience in public law litigation, including judicial review, statutory appeals and contentious public procurement with her role in advising clients on Scottish devolution, legislation and administrative law. A solicitor advocate and standing junior to the Scottish government.

Career

Qualified 1999; full-time lecturer in constitutional and administrative law, Edinburgh Law School 1999-2000; solicitor then senior solicitor Brodies LLP 2000-03; associate 2003-04; partner 200; chairman 2013. Publications: co-author with Chris Himsworth ‘Scotland’s Constitution: Law and Practice’ (Bloomsbury 3rd edition 2015).

Memberships

Law Society of Scotland.

Education

LLB Hons; Dip LP; LLM.