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Axiom Advocates is a ‘go-to" set for commercial disputes, professional negligence, and regulatory matters’ thanks to ‘a number of silks and junior counsel who excel in their field’. ‘They have an excellent roster of counsel. Their training programme of seminars are excellent, high-quality speakers and material, always worth attending.’
In recent news, Paul O’Brien QC and John MacGregor QC took silk in September 2020; Roddy Dunlop QC has been appointed the new Dean of Faculty; Lord Drummond Young, Victoria Arnott, and Neale Tosh have joined the set. Practice manager Lesley Flynn and her team are ‘second to none’ with a ‘particular focus on client satisfaction’. Deputy clerks Colleen Adams and Catriona Still are ‘responsive, friendly, helpful, and pragmatic’; Cheryl Wilson is ‘an excellent clerk, very responsive, and always super to deal with’; Veronica Darling is ‘professional, friendly, and reliable’.
Kenny McBrearty QC, director of Axiom commented “I am delighted Axiom has been recognised as a go-to set; and also in particular the strengths of our clerking team."
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