Ian Leach


  • I have over 30 years' experience of civil litigation and have specialised in insurance litigation since 1989. I act for insurers and other customers in motor, employer, product and public liability, property damage cases and I have expertise in handling fatal claims.
  • I have appeared in commercial and personal injury actions in the Court of Session and also in the Sheriff Court, conducting proofs, debates and appeals.
  • I am a former tutor in civil advocacy at Edinburgh University and have been a Solicitor Advocate since 2003. I am also a member of Edinburgh Sheriff Court personal injury users group.

Significant cases

My recent reported cases include Linda Smith v Scottish Water 2014 CSOH 140 and SWBS Ltd v Automatic Retailing (Scotland) Ltd 2014 CSOH 57


Contact Details

+44 131 225 9855