Phone: 0131 228 2083
Clara Smeaton joins the team at McGill & Co based at the Glasgow office. She qualified as a Solicitor 3 years ago having previously worked at the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service, gaining extensive advocacy experience, working in the Sheriff summary courts, the Domestic Abuse courts, and doing Sheriff and Jury trials. She was also seconded to Eurojust, in The Hague, working at the UK Desk on cases involving trans-border prosecutions.
Clara is a Trustee of the Scottish Legal action group and also sits as a committee member on the Law Society of Scotland Asylum & Immigration sub committee. She was appointed as a Trustee for Chamber Music Scotland in January 2021 and is a member of Women in Law Scotland.
She holds an MA ( Hons ) in Hispanic studies & Music from the University of Glasgow and an LLB ( Hons ) from the University of Strathclyde