Meet Your Team


meet your team


Andrew qualified as a Solicitor in 2000 and has spent his career working in several legal practices of differing sizes and scope, including a post working in house in a banking environment.


Joining Stuart and Stuart in 2014, Ken has a wealth of knowledge and experience in all aspects of residential and commercial conveyancing transactions.

Consultant Solicitor

Douglas first started at Stuart & Stuart in 1972 on a part-time basis while studying Law at Dundee University.

Locum solicitor until March 2019

James is an experienced private client solicitor who has practised for over 20 years in three different jurisdictions: Scotland, England & Wales and Illinois.

Senior Associate

Moira is a Senior Associate in the Private Client team, specialising in wills, executry administration, tax planning, trust creation and administration, powers of Attorney and welfare and finance for the elderly.

Senior Associate

Jane joined the firm at the beginning of 2014 having gained over 30 years’ experience in a range of litigation.

Senior Associate

Rachel joined Stuart & Stuart in 2017 after 12 years working within a large private client firm based in Edinburgh, where she also trained.


Carlene specialises in Private Client Work, particularly succession planning and the preparation of Wills and Powers of Attorney.

Law Accountant

After graduating from Edinburgh University, Gordon spent three years with a firm of Chartered Accountants where he gained experience in the audit and taxation departments.

Senior Conveyancing Paralegal

Mary joined Stuart & Stuart in 2015 and has over 30 years experience in residential conveyancing practice in the Edinburgh and Midlothian areas.

Data Manager and Administrator

Jackie has over 15 years’ experience with Stuart & Stuart covering a multitude of key roles crucial to the effective operation of the business.

Property Sales Consultant

Based in our Penicuik office Val joined the firm in 1991 and has a Certificate of Performance in Specialist Paralegal Studies in Residential Conveyancing from the University of Strathclyde.

Property Assistant and Office Administrator

Karen joined Stuart & Stuart in 2007 as a Receptionist and over the years has become an integral part of the firm’s office administration team.

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