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How did you end up in this role?
I applied for this role whilst completing my Diploma in Professional legal practice at the University of Strathclyde. After successfully progressing through the various interview processes I was delighted to be offered a job as a part-time Legal Assistant whilst I completed my studies. Upon completion of my studies I was offered a role of a full-time Legal Assistant which followed with an offer to become a Trainee Solicitor with the firm shortly after.
What do you love most about your job?
I love the opportunity to ensure clients are in a better place than they were before they reached out to us. By using our experience and knowledge of the law this allows us to offer innovative solutions to their legal issues and help them achieve their goals.
How do you do what you do?
With hard work, dedication and commitment and the ability to remain calm and level headed when faced with challenges. It is important to strive to continue to learn and develop into a better solicitor and become the best version of myself.
Scott is a Solicitor at Clarity Simplicity. Scott attended Calderglen High School before going on to become a Professional Footballer at St Johnstone Football club. He enjoyed two years at the club where they won their first major honour in 2014. He later decide to pursue a career in law whilst playing football part time for Albion Rovers, Stirling Albion, East Kilbride FC, Linlithgow Rose and Gartcairn F.C. Scott studied both his Undergraduate LLB in Scots and English Law and Diploma in Professional Legal Practice at the University of Strathclyde.
Throughout University Scott had several work placements across Scottish law firms and English in-house organisations gaining experience across many different areas of law. He joined Clarity Simplicity in January 2020 as a Legal Assistant whilst completing his Diploma at University. Scott became a Trainee Solicitor in September 2020 with the firm and is keen to continue his development with the firm for many years to come.
As a former Professional Footballer, I have always been interested in sports. In my spare time, I still enjoy playing semi-professional football and golf.
LLB Scots and English Law and Diploma in Professional Legal Practice from the University of Strathclyde.
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