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Mackinnon Advocates,
Glasgow High Court,
1 Mart Street,
Saltmarket,
Glasgow.
G1 5NA.

Stable: 0141 370 8667
Fax: 0141 552 7832
Email: MacKinnon Advocates

DX: DX 501555, SALTMARKET
LP: LP2 GLASGOW 14

Richard Aird

Areas of Practice
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Arbitration
Bankruptcy
Banking Disputes
Building and Construction Law
Commercial
Cross Border - English and Scottish Issues
Directors Liabilities & Disqualification
Disciplinary Tribunals
Defamation
Employment Law
Health & Safety
Insurance
Intellectual Property
Landlord & Tenant
Liquidation & Insolvency
Pension Funds & Trusts
Partnership
Professional Negligence
Property Law
Regulatory Law
Year of Call
1997

Profile

Richard Aird is both a Scottish Advocate and a qualified Barrister. The Current Edition of Legal 500 describes Richard as'a very experienced and extremely competent advocate, with great commercial ability'. He provides advice and advocacy in a wide area of Commercial, Insolvency and Cross Border cases and is a Contributing Editor of the leading practitioners work: Commercial Litigation: Pre-emptive Remedies (Sweet & Maxwell). Richard also has a keen interest in representing clients at Regulatory & Disciplinary Tribunals and in defending Health & Safety prosecutions. He is also an Associate of Chartered Insurance Institute ( ACII)

Richard has appeared in House of Lords (on two occasions), Inner and Outer House of Court Of Session, most Sheriff Courts, in arbitrations and inquiries.


Cases

Clydesdale Bank v Davidson (House of Lords: Insolvency Joint Property)

Neilson v Stewart (House of Lords: Company Contract)

Marblehead v Stroh Brewery (Inner House: Copyright )

Southern Cross v Martin (Outer House: Cross Border recovery)

Galloway Seafoods v Scotprime Seafoods (Outer House: Commercial)

The Gratitude & The Adenia (Arbitration on Ship Construction)


Other Publications

The Scots Dimension to Cross Border Litigation,(Greens) Cross Border Aspects of Arbitration (Bus. L.R) The Liquidator, the Permanent Trustee and the Complicated Claim (J of L.S of S) Winding up across the Legal Borders of UK (S.L.T.) Comparison of UK Security Measures (ICLQ) Interim Protective Measures :Towards a Common Security Measure(CQJ)


Appointments

Non Executive Directorships, Trustee of a Charitable Trust


Further Information

Richard Aird has contributed to and chaired a large number of Legal Conferences, most recently the well attended Trouble at Bank series taking place in Edinburgh and Glasgow: others include " Pre-Packs - what's new?", "Corporate Recovery Today and Tomorrow" and " The Best Kept Secret in Commercial Litigation" series which were held in London.

Mackinnon Advocates,
Glasgow High Court,
1 Mart Street,
Saltmarket,
Glasgow.
G1 5NA
Stable: 0141 370 8667
Fax: 0141 552 7832
Email: MacKinnon Advocates

DX: DX 501555, SALTMARKET
LP: LP2 GLASGOW 14



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