Convener: Jim Stephenson

Secretary: Rob Marrs (

Aims & functions of the committee

The aims and functions are:
  • assure the quality of those admitted as solicitors in Scotland by review of policy and standards for pre and post-qualification education and training and to make recommendations to the Council
  • promote greater awareness of the education and training strategy of the Society
  • play a leading role in all thinking about legal education and training in Scotland
  • represent vigorously the Society's views to all other interested bodies, including the government and the universities

Jim Stephenson (Convener)
Wisam Abboud*
Bernadette Campbell*
Stuart Duffin*
Martin Jones*
John Logue
Jane MacEachran
Thomas Muinzer*
Val Pitt
Dean Purdie
Rob Marrs (Secretary)