bto solicitors - Corporate & Commercial Business Lawyers Glasgow Edinburgh Scotland

  • "really fights your corner..."
    "really fights your corner..." Chambers UK
  • "Consistently high-quality work and client-friendly approach."
    "Consistently high-quality work and client-friendly approach." Chambers UK

Robin Macpherson

Discipline: AdvocacyCommercial Dispute ResolutionInsolvency and Corporate Recovery

Position: Consultant

Location: Edinburgh


Phone: 0131 222 2939

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Robin Macpherson is a Solicitor Advocate with over 30 years’ experience spanning most aspects of civil and commercial litigation. Described as “excellent” and “extremely commercial in his thinking” (Chambers UK).

Experienced in property litigation, contract, professional liability, insolvency and general commercial litigation, Robin has acted in a range of high value disputes representing national and global clients in Sheriff Courts, the Court of Session (both as solicitor and as solicitor advocate) and at various tribunals and hearings.

Clients value Robin’s commercial approach to dispute resolution and have confidence in his handling of difficult litigation.

Robin has been rated as an expert in commercial litigation, professional liability, insolvency and property litigation in The Legal 500 and Chambers UK legal directories over the past decade. He has longstanding experience of the Commercial Court of the Court of Session and is praised for “his ability to grasp the crux of an argument”.

External Appointments

Member of: Law Society Guarantee Fund Committee; ARDL (Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers); PNLA (Professional Negligence Lawyers Association) and Society of Solicitor Advocates. Formerly a member of the Law Society Civil Justice Committee and the Court of Session Rules Council.

After Hours

Family, stock market, golf, skiing and most sports.

“The level of service has always been excellent, with properly experienced solicitors dealing with appropriate cases" Legal 500

Contact BTO


  • 48 St. Vincent Street
  • Glasgow
  • G2 5HS
  • T:+44 (0)141 221 8012
  • F:+44 (0)141 221 7803


  • One Edinburgh Quay
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 9QG
  • T:+44 (0)131 222 2939
  • F:+44 (0)131 222 2949