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Law Society pays tribute to Michael Park CBE

26 May 2016 | tagged News release

The Law Society of Scotland has paid tribute to past president, Michael Park CBE, who passed away on 25 May.

Michael Park CBE Former President Of Law Society Of Scotland

The current president of the Law Society, Christine McLintock, said: "Michael was an excellent president and worked tirelessly to represent Scottish solicitors. We were sad to hear the news of his death and extend our condolences to Michael’s family at this difficult time.

“Michael was proud to be a Scottish solicitor and was highly regarded by his peers. His wide knowledge of the law and its many practice areas was immensely beneficial to the Law Society when he was president. His passion and commitment to his clients, the profession and all it stands for was unstinting.”

Michael Park CBE served as President of the Law Society between 1980 and 1981.

ENDS                                                                          25 May 2016

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