• 81 Lawyers & Fee Earners


Our Edinburgh office has over 50 lawyers and fee earners across the core sectors of insurance, professional liability, healthcare, employment and property.

The heart of our practice is defender personal injury claims. We represent insurance clients and public authorities in all aspects of employers’ liability, public liability and motor claims. We provide proactive advice and dispute resolution experience for everything from low cost settlements to periodic payments. We have the largest team of solicitor advocates in Scotland, appearing in courts across Scotland and on appeal to the Supreme Court.

Our catastrophic personal injury team covers every aspect from policy coverage to litigation, providing expert support for the highest value claims. We lead the way in a systemised approach to low-value claims and our pre-eminent occupational disease team manages high-volume claims and high-value fatalities. We also advise on public consultations and on policy. 

Our professional liability and healthcare team supports and defends professionals across all disciplines. We provide dispute resolution support through mediation, arbitration and litigation. We also specialise in representing professionals before their regulators.

We work closely with our offices throughout the UK in providing employment advice and representation.  We have a specialised commercial property department.  Our Private Client and our Residential Property Division, which continues to trade under the Simpson & Marwick name, are regularly recognised as leaders in their fields.