Stuart Buchanan

Year of Call
Devil Masters
Margaret Hughes

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Practice Profile

Stuart has a general civil practice. His work ranges from telephone advice on incidental matters arising in civil cases undertaken by agents, through opinion work on quantum, prospects, pleadings and evidence, to representation in the Inner House and in the Supreme Court. Stuart's previous career as a solicitor in private practice from 1984 to 2000 gives depth to the advice he now provides as an advocate. It also enables him to contribute business insights in the course of resolving problems encountered by agents.

Education & Professional Career to Date

Solicitor in private practice (1984–2000)

LLB (Hons) (Glasgow); Diploma in Legal Practice (Glasgow)

Selected Cases

  • Duncan Mackay & Sons v CNES [2012] GWD 25-507

    Public procurement dispute

  • Reid v Crabbe [2010] SC 268

    Partnership dispute

  • UPS Supply Chain Solutions v Glasgow Airport Ltd [2005] SCLR 67

    Construction dispute

  • Musselburgh & Fisherrow Co-operative Society Ltd v Mowlem Scotland Limited [2004] SCLR 412

    Construction dispute

  • A Kelly Ltd v Capital Bank plc [2004] SLT 483

    Business dispute

  • Euro Pools plc v Clydeside Steel Fabrications Ltd [2003] SLT 1026

    Business dispute

  • Lamarra v Capital Bank plc [2007] SC 95

    Consumer dispute

  • Fletcher v Argyll & Bute Council [2007] SLT 1047

    Personal injury claim: psychiatric injuries

  • B v G [2012] SLT 840

    Family law

  • Harwood v Jackson [2003] SLT 1026

    Matter of court procedure and practice

  • Brackencroft Ltd v Silvers Marine Ltd [2006] SC633

    Matter of court procedure and practice

  • McGraddie v McGraddie [2012] GWD 15-310

    Matter of court procedure and practice