Greenock, Kilmarnock and Paisley

Simon Brown

Matthew Brown Solicitors

Joined Council: May 2013
Solicitor since: October 1996
Elected to Board: August 2016

Simon Brown is a solicitor advocate with Matthew Brown Solicitors, based in Irvine. He has been a solicitor for 17 years and qualified as a solicitor advocate in 2006. Simon is Vice Dean of Kilmarnock Faculty of Solicitors and criminal quality assurance peer reviewer for the Scottish Legal Aid Board. Despite having practised exclusively in criminal law for 17 years, with all the rich and varied client base that entails, I still enjoy going to my work in the morning!

Stuart Naismith

Stirling & Mair Ltd

Joined Council: September 2005
Solicitor since: November 1979

Client Relations Sub-Committee
Access to Justice Committee (Convener)

Stuart is private client solicitor specialising in litigation, with experience of the legal and fiscal challenges facing solicitors and clients today. He is committed to enhancing the public knowledge and awareness of the role played by solicitors in the public and commercial life of the people of Scotland.