Gordon Jackson KC

Year of Call
Year of Silk
Devil Masters
HA Kerrigan KC
Sheriff Andrew Lothian


gordonjackson@amadvocates.co.uk 07973 765088

Practice Profile

Gordon is regularly instructed as defence counsel across the full gamut of criminal practice, including trials and appeals. He is held in high respect for his no-nonsense practical approach coupled with his eloquent oratory and dexterity in interpreting the key relevant facts of a case. Together these skills ensure Gordon's reputation as a well instructed and feared opponent at the Criminal Bar.

Education & Professional Career to Date



  • Dean of the Faculty of Advocates (2016–2020)
  • Vice Dean of the Faculty of Advocates (2014–2016)
  • Advocate Depute (1987–1991)

Areas of Practice

Additional Information

Called to the Bar 13/07/1979