Solicitor Stuart Reid has been appointed as a resident sheriff at Glasgow.

Admitted as a solicitor in 1991, Mr Reid joined Maclay Murray & Spens in 1992 specialising in commercial dispute resolution. In 2000 he was made partner and worked in the London office, where he gained experience of commercial litigation in the English High Court and county courts, before returning to Glasgow in 2001.

Mr Reid will take up appointment on a date to be arranged.