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Alastair Johnston

Senior Associate & Solicitor Advocate
Edinburgh Office
Alastair is a Senior Associate, Notary Public and Solicitor Advocate within our Litigation Division which is one of the largest and most experienced litigation teams in Scotland.

Alastair has a particular interest and expertise in property litigation and contentious construction matters, particularly in cases involving professional negligence claims against professionals. During Alastair's career he has gained significant experience in sensitive commercial litigation and has successfully represented and advised clients in proceedings in the Sheriff Court, Sheriff Appeal Court, First Tier Tribunal for Scotland, Lands Tribunal for Scotland and the Scottish Land Court. As a Solicitor Advocate Alastair also has rights of audience to appear and represent clients in the Court of Session, the Supreme Court and the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council. 

Alastair is comfortable working with a broad spectrum of clients and has been a principal point of contact for insurers, SMEs, government bodies, local authorities and private clients in a wide range of disputes. 

Alastair is also a member of the Property Litigation Association, The Society of Construction Law and The Adjudication Society.