Robbie is the Head of our Medical Negligence team. He has concentrated on this area of law since qualifying as a solicitor nearly 10 years ago. Robbie has also been accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in medical negligence law since 2016. His aim in his legal work is to make a difference to lives of those who have been involved in medical accidents of all types, from birth injuries, misdiagnosis of illnesses and failure to treat. Having specialised in this complex area for a number of years, he has assisted many individuals and families to deal with the aftermath of a catastrophic medical outcome.
Robbie also has an interest in personal injury cases more broadly and undertakes a range of injury cases including accidents at work and road traffic accidents. He has been a tutor on Edinburgh University’s Diploma in Legal Practice Personal Injury elective for the past five years and is passionate about passing on his expertise in the area of health and social care to the next generation of solicitors.
Robbie is a Director of the firm and recognised by both the independent legal researchers Legal 500 and Chambers where he is ranked as the sole “Star Associate” in pursuer Medical Negligence in Scotland.
When he’s not at work, Robbie enjoys spending time travelling and exploring the great outdoors with his family.