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.
Moira joined the firm in 2015 after having gained 8 years’ experience working in two large Edinburgh firms. She completed her LLB and DLP at the University of Aberdeen and spent a year in France studying French and European law as part of the Erasmus programme.
Moira is a full member of STEP (The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners), having gained the Diploma in Trusts and Estate with Distinction. In recent years, Moira has been a tutor in Private Client on the Diploma in Legal Practice at the University of Edinburgh.
Moira is based in our Edinburgh office and is a Notary Public.
Prior to undertaking her traineeship, Moira spent 6 months as a Community Service Volunteer in Edinburgh, supporting adults with autism to live independently. She also spent 6 months working as a volunteer on organic farms in New Zealand. Away from the office these days, Moira has a keen interest in music, playing in a number of orchestras and community groups in Edinburgh and East Lothian.