Anne is the Lead Partner of our HM Connect network and heads up our Business Development Team.
HM Connect is a referral and support network for high street and rural law firms which operates via Harper Macleod offering its full complement of legal services and expertise to such law firms on a fee-sharing, non-client poaching basis. HM Connect has over 300 member firms throughout Scotland. Anne set up HM Connect in 2008 and has since developed HM Connect into Scotland's leading referral network, with over 30% of all legal firms in Scotland.
Anne is the co-founder and organiser of the Scottish Highland Renewable Energy Conference (SHREC) and is a Council Member for Glasgow & Strathkelvin Constituency of the Law Society of Scotland.
Anne won the title of "Up & Coming Lawyer of the Year" at the Law Awards of Scotland 2010 and was part of the team which was awarded "Energy Team of the Year" at the Scottish Legal Awards 2011 and 2013. Anne led her team to a finalist position for "Best Business Development Team" at The Lawyer Management Awards 2013 in London and most recently won Support team of the Year award at the Scottish Legal Awards 2016.
Qualifications: LLB (Hons) Dip LP
Joined the firm: 2005