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Main Office

No. 17 Victoria Street
Aberdeen
AB10 1PU
Scotland UK
DXAB16, LP35 Aberdeen
Property Department

No. 44 Thistle Street
Aberdeen
AB10 1UU
Scotland UK
Ballater Office

4 Bridge Street
Ballater
Aberdeenshire
AB35 5QP
Scotland, UK
   
 
Fiona Mitchell
Partner Click to expand

Academic qualifications
LLB Dip LP NP Postgraduate Diploma in Construction Law & Arbitration

Professional qualifications
Solicitor (qualified 1986)
Notary Public
Member of the Law Society of Scotland

Fiona Mitchell

Fiona specialises in the acquisition of land for development purposes and the subsequent sale of development sites.  She is also experienced in commercial leasing, commercial security work and investment purchases.

She also undertakes liquor and other civic government licensing work.

Email:

fiona@laurieandco.co.uk


Linda Fyffe
Partner Click to expand

Academic qualifications
LLB (Hons) Dip LP NP

Professional qualifications
Solicitor (qualified 1996)
Notary Public
Solicitor Advocate
Member of the Law Society of Scotland

Linda Fyffe

Linda is a Solicitor Advocate specialising in litigation with rights of audience in the Sheriff Court, Court of Session and Supreme Court. She is experienced in all types of disputes including family law, contract, property and insolvency.

Email:

linda@laurieandco.co.uk


Alan Nicoll
Consultant Click to expand

Academic qualifications
LLB NP

Professional qualifications
Solicitor (qualified 1979)
Notary Public
Member of the Law Society of Scotland

Alan Nicoll

Alan specialises in the acquisition of land for development purposes and the subsequent sale of development sites. He also has considerable experience in the purchase of commercial properties for investment purposes and in the sale and purchase of residential properties.

After 36 years with Laurie and co Alan has retired as Senior Partner. He stays on as a Consultant and will continue to provide the firm with his valuable expertise in these areas and will continue to offer advice to the firm and its clients. Alan is planning a “sabbatical” and will commence Consultancy services later in the year from 1st December 2016.

Email:

alan@laurieandco.co.uk


Anne Cassidy
Senior Associate Solicitor Click to expand

Academic qualifications
LLB (Hons) DipLP,NP

Professional qualifications
Solicitor (qualified 1991)
Member of Consensus Collaboration Scotland and the Family Law Association

Anne Cassidy

Anne Cassidy joined Laurie & Co in 2015 from Duthie Ward Solicitors bringing with her over 20 years of specialised practice in divorce, separation and child related legal matters. She recognises the damaging impact of protracted disputes and the effect on the wider family especially any children. Her focus is on assisting clients reach effective agreement through focused and pragmatic advice with a view to avoiding unnecessary escalation of conflict. She encourages the use of alternative processes such as Collaborative Practice and Mediation which are designed to allow those separating to reach an agreement which best suits their own circumstances and needs and that of their children where relevant. Where litigation is required she has a wealth of experience in guiding clients successfully through divorce and child law disputes in both the Sheriff Court and Court of Session.

Email:

anne@laurieandco.co.uk


Diane Anderson
Associate Click to expand

Academic qualifications
LLB Dip LP NP

Professional qualifications
Solicitor (qualified 2003)
Notary Public
Member of the Law Society of Scotland

Diane Anderson

Diane specialises in Wills, Executries, Inheritance Tax Planning, Welfare and Continuing Powers of Attorney, Guardianship issues and general private client work.

Email:

diane@laurieandco.co.uk


Mary-Jay Morton
Associate Click to expand

Academic qualifications
LLB (Hons) with French Law
Dip LP

Professional qualifications
Member of Law Society
Notary Public


Mary-Jay Morton

Mary-Jay is a full time solicitor based in our Ballater Office and has always worked in rural legal practices. Mary-Jay deals with a variety of legal work including residential sales, purchases and leases whilst also carrying out private client work such as preparation of Wills, living Wills and Powers of Attorney. Additionally, Mary-Jay is a Notary Public.

Email:

mary-jay@laurieandco.co.uk


Stuart Russell
Associate Click to expand

Academic qualifications
LLB (Hons) DLP, NP

Professional qualifications

Stuart Russell

An Aberdeen Law Graduate, with over 10 years experience, Stuart trained and worked in Aberdeenshire before moving to the central belt to specialise exclusively in Commercial Property. Having returned to Aberdeen, Stuart now deals with all manner of Commercial Leasing, purchase and sale of commercial property, residential and commercial development work, and option agreements.

Email:

stuart@laurieandco.co.uk


Christy Ward
Trainee Solicitor Click to expand

Academic qualifications
LLB (Hons) DLP

Professional qualifications

Christy Ward

Christy began her traineeship in June 2016 after recently completing her Diploma in Professional Legal Practice at the University of Aberdeen. Prior to joining Laurie & Co she worked as a Fiscal Officer for the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service. She has a particular interest in litigation

Email:

christy@laurieandco.co.uk


Alison Merson
Legal Assistant Click to expand

Academic qualifications
SLA

Professional qualifications
Paralegal (qualified 2003)
Member of SOLAS

 

Alison Merson

Alison specialises in preparing wills and administering executry estates. She also has considerable experience in buying and selling residential properties.

Email:

alison@laurieandco.co.uk


Allan Gibson
Property Sales Manager Click to expand

Experience
A background in Quantity Surveying and 32 years as Managing Director running his own commercial operation in Aberdeen. Also organisation and supervision of his own property portfolio.

Alan Gibson

Allan is responsible for running our Property Sales Department, dealing with all aspects of the marketing and selling of residential properties and development plots.

Email:

allan@laurieandco.co.uk


Sonia Richardson
Property Leasing Manager Click to expand

Experience
Extensive experience organising and supervising her own property portfolio.

Sonia Richardson

Sonia is responsible for the management of our Property Leasing Department.  She acts for a large number of landlords to ensure that all necessary legal formalities are adhered to in the leasing of residential properties and deals with the factoring of leased properties.  She also assists with the marketing and leasing of residential properties.

Email:

sonia@laurieandco.co.uk


Lorna Cowe
Personal Assistant Click to expand

Experience
25 years as Legal Secretary

 

Lorna Cowe

Lorna is Personal Assistant to our Senior Partner.  She has over 25 years’ experience as a Legal Secretary specialising in residential conveyancing.  She has overall responsibility for administering residential plot sales for our developer clients.

Email:

lorna@laurieandco.co.uk



 


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