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After successfully completing her traineeship with Thorntons, Ling is now a Senior Solicitor in our Commercial Litigation team.  Working alongside Partners Robin Beattie and Scott Milne, Ling advises on criminal matters and a wide variety of civil matters including consumer/contract disputes, debt recovery, bankruptcy, copyright breaches, landlord and tenant disputes, property disputes, Partnership disputes and professional negligence.

Ling has particular interest in regulatory work.  She has in-depth knowledge of the procedures and rules of the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) due to a previous role.  She can advise clients at various stages such as applying to register with the SSSC, to remain on the SSSC’s Register or to restore a client’s registration with the SSSC.  She has experience in successfully making representations on behalf of her clients to the SSSC.

As well as regulatory work, Ling regularly appears at Sheriff Courts across Scotland and before Tribunals.  She has experience representing clients, both individuals and companies, in pursuing and defending claims.  She understands that the Court process is a last resort and accordingly, she always has an eye looking at alternative ways of resolving disputes that is beneficial to her clients in a cost effective way.

Originally from China, Ling is also fluent in Mandarin.


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