Anna Poole appointed First Standing Junior to the Scottish GovernmentBack to News Listing
Axiom Advocates is delighted to announce that Anna Poole has been appointed First Standing Junior to the Scottish Government. Previously this position was held by James Mure QC, also of Axiom Advocates. Anna has been a Standing Junior to the Scottish Government since 2002 and was appointed Second Standing Junior to the Scottish Government in 2009.
Recognising the breadth of public law experience Axiom holds, other Standing Junior Counsel to the Scottish Government within Axiom include Jonathan Barne, Alastair Duncan, Roddy Dunlop, Kenny McBrearty and Morag Ross.
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