She was recently introduced to the High Court with five other new solicitor advocates.
A Dumfries lawyer has qualified as a solicitor advocate which grants her the right to appear in cases at the High Court.
The panel is made up of solicitor advocates who have the right to appear in the Court of Session (High Court) but who also appear in the Sheriff Court (County Court equivalent) and in other courts and tribunals.
We currently have 11 solicitor advocates working across our offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen, with specialisms including property, professional negligence, contractual disputes, employment, personal injury, procurement and public law.
"Jurors don't understand and think solicitor advocates who don't wear the wig and robes are somehow less qualified.
Judge Morgan laid into solicitor advocate Mr Blacker, 42, at Cardiff crown court where he was defending mini-bus driver Andrzej Wojcicki on a charge of causing death by dangerous driving.
Last night, John Scott, of the Society of Solicitor Advocates
, said it was not unheard of for murder suspects to be released on bail.
TWENTY-seven-year-old Rachel Dyson of Freers Solicitors and Estate Agents has become one of the North-east's youngest female criminal defence solicitor advocates
after being granted her higher right of audience.
Some solicitor advocates
who appear at the crown court in Liverpool are very competent.
He joins a small band of solicitor advocates
nationally at Eversheds, though their numbers will swell rapidly.