Katy is an associate within the Commercial Services division, with a focus on intellectual property, data protection and general commercial matters. She recently joined the firm from a corporate law firm as part of the expansion of the Commercial Services division in Scotland. 


Recent experience includes:

  • advising on the data protection and intellectual property aspects of various M&A transactions;
  • advising various clients including a large bank on their GDPR compliance projects;
  • drafting and reviewing commercial contracts for multiple clients; and
  • advising on freedom of information act and data subject access requests.

University of Edinburgh (2014 - 2015) - Diploma in professional legal practice

University of Aberdeen (2010 – 2014) - Law LLB Hons