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Kenneth Carruthers



Ken is a commercial litigator and member of our Planning team, based in our Edinburgh office.

He has over 20 years’ experience in resolving commercial disputes. His particular focus is on planning, property, CPO, procurement  and development related disputes, and professional indemnity claims involving property professionals. He has advised a broad cross-section of private and public sector clients (including British Land, Standard Life, Land Securities, Tesco Stores Limited, National Grid, Peel Energy, Miller Developments, NHS, BAM Developments and West Lothian and StirlingCouncils).

He appears frequently in public inquiries and litigates regularly in all Scottish courts and tribunals. He has taken four cases to the Supreme Court. As well as a lawyer, he is a qualified planner and retains Royal Town Planning Institute membership. He is regularly rated as a leading individual in the main directories.

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What our clients and peers say

Sources describe him as "very practical and solution-focused."

- Chambers and Partners 2019