Calum’s practice includes all aspects of personal injury litigation in the Court of Session and Sheriff Courts. He acts for pursuers and defenders and is instructed regularly by many of the leading firms in Scotland.
Calum has a particular interest in asbestos and other industrial disease claims, fatal cases, road traffic cases, foreign travel claims and claims arising from accidents abroad.
He was elected as Clerk of the Faculty of Advocates in July 2009 and served in that position until October 2014. He was also Clerk to the Faculty of Advocates Disciplinary Tribunal and represented the Faculty as a Member of the Joint Standing Committee on Legal Education in Scotland. He has served on many Faculty Committees and has represented the Faculty at many conferences throughout the United Kingdom and overseas. He was appointed as Standing Junior Counsel to the Advocate General for Scotland (Ministry of Defence) in August 2015.