Our people

Andrew Macdonald

Managing Partner

Specialising in Property and Business Law. Andrew's interests lie in the strategic running of businesses, financial and IT management. Andrew has extensive outside board and trustee advisory experience.


Susan Masterton


Susan brings a wealth of experience and skills to her clients and her main interests are in wills, trusts, executries, inheritance tax planning and elderly care. Susan also acts for a number of charities.


Donald Jardine


Donald practiced for several years as a property solicitor before developing his role in executries, wills, powers of attorneys and inheritance tax planning. Donald is a tutor at Edinburgh University. His attention to detail and calm approach are of real benefit to his clients and colleagues alike.


Jacquie Macdonald

Head of Corporate Development

Jacquie brings her marketing and people management skills to the Management Team. Jacquie worked in several industries before joining Blair Cadell.


Robin Davie

Director of Property

Robin is an experienced property professional. Robin has been in the industry in and around Edinburgh for many years and gives invaluable advice to clients relating to both property sales and purchases. He regularly comments in the media on property matters.


Keri Vanderburg Sole

Associate Solicitor

Keri is experienced in all aspects of modern conveyancing with a keen eye for detail.  Her calm, friendly and thorough approach is appreciated by clients in every situation.


Ross Dunbar

Senior Legal Executive

With more than a decade of experience Ross has a wealth of knowledge in all aspects of residential conveyancing. His keen eye for detail and calm demeanour ensure that clients can always have peace of mind.


Bobby Harvey

Personal Legal, Senior Legal Executive

Bobby is thorough and efficient in the assistance he gives to clients covering executries, wills and powers of attorney. His empathetic approach is greatly valued.


Alec Christie

Legal Executive

Alec is an experienced conveyancing paralegal having worked within the profession over many years. His methodical work and cheerful can-do attitude has assisted many a client.


Angela Diamond

Property Sales Negotiator

When it comes to buying or selling your home you'll be grateful to have Angela on your side.  With a wealth of experience in all aspects of the property business Angela will always work for the very best deal.


Kirsty Thomson

Property Sales Negotiator

Kirsty's property experience and calm approach are a winning combination for Blair Cadell property clients.  Kirsty will take you through your sale and purchase with commensuarte skill and attention to detail.


Louise Porter


Louise specialises in Personal legal matters as well working in all other aspects of Blair Cadell's busy legal office.


Les Ritchie

Tax Assistant

Les brings a wealth of experience in personal tax affairs which he applies with customary thouroughness and clarity.

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Debbie Brydon

Debbie assists the Managing Partner at Blair Cadell and works with her colleagues in Personal Legal on trust and other matters.


Adele Chisholm

Conveyancing Paralegal

Adele's thorough and cheerful approach ensures the very best outcome for Blair Cadell clients. Adele is a qualified residential conveyancing specialist paralegal.


Eugene O'Neale

Practice Adviser

Former Ketchen & Stevens Managing Partner. Eugene's knowledgeable and wise approach adds greatly to the resources of the firm.

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Alasdair Peoples

Marketing and Public Relations

Alasdair brings his skills to the delivery of Blair Cadell's marketing content, social media output and website presence. He has written for magazines and newspapers on a wide variety of topics and brings a distinctive and objective eye to the busy legal marketplace.