Staff

What follows is a brief introduction to ‘who’s who’ within the office.

Lesley Johnston LL.B Dip. L.P.

A Graduate of Edinburgh University, Lesley trained with an Elgin firm and after a period with Banff & Buchan District Council, joined the Firm in 1990. She deals with Property,Commercial, Wills, Trust and Executry matters.

Robert Cruickshank LL.B Dip. L.P.

Robert Cruickshank, a Graduate of Aberdeen University, trained with a large Aberdeen Firm, prior to moving to Moray and  joining Allan Black & McCaskie. He leads our Court Department dealing with Family Law, Criminal and Civil Court matters.

Iain R Maltman LL.B (Hons) Dip. L.P.

Iain was brought up in Elgin. He studied at Edinburgh University before returning to join the Firm in 2008.  He deals with Family Law, Criminal and Civil Court matters.

Jaymie Strathdee LL.B (Hons) Dip. L.P.

A graduate of Robert Gordon University, Jaymie began training at the Firm in 2010 and is now an Associate. She is experienced in Property Law, dealing with both residential and commercial transactions, and also Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney and Guardianships.

Lorna Symms

Lorna is a registered paralegal who joined the firm in 2015. She works closely with Lesley Johnston in our conveyancing department and has many years experience in dealing with residential conveyancing.

Sheryl Pymm

Sheryl is another experienced paralegal who joined the firm in 2017. She assists Jaymie Strathdee in the conveyancing department.

Cash Room

Gail Fraser is our Head Cashier with Lisa Morrison as her Assistant. Their sound cash room experience ensures safe and smooth handling of clients’ funds.

Executry Department

Mrs Margaret Chidwick is the firm’s Executry Assistant who has built up many years experience in the administration of and winding up of Executry estates.