We have one of the largest and longest established commercial litigation teams in Scotland, and an experienced team of litigators in England, which gives our clients access to highly regarded multidisciplinary litigation specialists who are experienced in pursuing and defending a wide variety of professional negligence claims.

Our lawyers are renowned in this field and a member of our team sits on the Law Society of Scotland panel for specialist accreditation in professional negligence. 

Our professional negligence specialists support clients on the full spectrum of professional negligence matters including:

  • Claims involving architects, engineers and surveyors
  • Claims against administrators and liquidators 
  • Claims against accountants and financial advisers
  • Solicitor negligence in the areas of
    • Trusts and Executry
    • Real estate
    • Energy/Renewables
    • Litigation
    • Banking and finance
    • Pensions
  • Gina Johnston has experience advising companies, financial institutions and private individuals: "Gina always explains your options and is on top of the case."


  • Shepherd and Wedderburn is "able to take on cases that straddle England and Scotland".