Simon is a trainee solicitor in the Commercial Property team in Glasgow.
Simon graduated from the University of Aberdeen with a LLB with French Law (Hons) degree. During this time he also studied at the University of Strasbourg in France. He completed his Diploma in Professional Legal Practice Course at the University of Edinburgh in June 2020.
Prior to commencing his traineeship in August 2020, Simon worked as a Corporate Banking and Finance Paralegal within the Banking and Finance team. Simon delivered expert advice to financial institutions and private individuals. He has broad knowledge and experience in real estate finance, banking finance, anti-money laundering (AML) procedures and regulatory compliance and governance.
Prior to joining Morton Fraser, Simon has gained valuable work experience in a range of sectors including Public, Private and Voluntary Advice Sector. He has also gained experience working abroad in an international law firm and completed the European Commission's Bluebook traineeship programme.