Emma is an Associate in the litigation team of CMS, specialising in commercial dispute resolution and avoidance. She is qualified in both Scotland and England & Wales. Previously Emma led the Strathclyde Law Clinic.
Emma has been recognised as a ‘Rising Star’ by the Legal 500 2020 and is also ranked by Chambers & Partners. In 2019, Emma was named ‘Junior Solicitor of the Year’ at the Herald Law Awards. Alongside her work, Emma leads the CMS Law Scholarships Scheme in Scotland.
Emma sits on the editorial board of the UK Supreme Court Blog, which is run jointly by CMS and Matrix Chambers, and profiles all disputes which call before the UK Supreme Court. Emma also served as President of the Scottish Young Lawyers’ Association from 2014-2016. She was admitted to the RSE Young Academy of Scotland, Scotland’s national academy for emerging leaders, in 2016.