25 June, 2021

Ampersand Advocates welcome Mary Ellen Stewart 

Ampersand is delighted to welcome Mary Ellen Stewart to the stable, following her call to the Bar today. 

Mary Ellen comes to the Bar, having previously been a solicitor with Brodies LLP, where she had a busy practice dealing with a broad range of commercial disputes. She has a particular interest in professional liability and regulation. She also has an interest in maritime and shipping law and is the Advocate member of the Law Society of Scotland’s Marine Law Sub-Committee. She is also a part-time tutor of contract law and unjustified enrichment at University of Edinburgh.

Mary Ellen is fluent and fully literate in Scottish Gaelic and is well placed to undertake work involving consideration of documents in Gaelic.

On Mary Ellen’s arrival, Susanne Tanner QC, Stable Director said: “I am delighted to welcome Mary Ellen as our newest member of Ampersand. Her addition to our set brings the membership to 59 and the experience which she brings is a fantastic fit for Ampersand’s core areas of practice. I am sure that joining us will offer Mary Ellen rewarding business opportunities and collaborative support from the other members and our highly regarded clerking team. I wish her every success with her future career at the Bar.”

For further information about Mary Ellen, view her profile:

Mary Ellen’s profile

To instruct Mary Ellen, please contact the Ampersand Clerking Team: ampersandclerks@advocates.org.uk.


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