Derek joined the firm as a Consultant in 2003 from Burness W.S. He has spent many years specialising in employment law and media law.
Derek brings with him an in-depth knowledge of employment issues and he is widely respected in this field. He is a member of the Law Society Employment Group and is available to provide detailed and authoritative legal advice in this fast changing area of the law.
He also acts for News International and a number of the large newspaper groups in the country. Derek specialises in all media matters and in particular defamation and contempt.