Leanne Maitland, Solicitor
Leanne is a solicitor with SKO. She joined SKO in 2018, having qualified in 2017. She undertook both litigation (civil and criminal) and private client work in her traineeship before moving to a busy high street firm in Fife upon qualification.
Before joining SKO Leanne regularly appeared in the Sheriff Court in a variety of different matters and she continues to undertake appearance work in Edinburgh and the Central Belt. She works primarily with Robert Gilmour and in addition to undertaking her own appearance work in Sheriff Court cases she works as part of the team in contentious Court of Session cases and advises in matters that are being dealt with out of court- whether in relation to child law issues or financial provision on divorce/cessation of cohabitation.
Leanne worked as a precognition agent and legal secretary whilst studying for her LLB (Hons) degree and Diploma in Legal Practice.