Joint Honours LL.B and French University of Edinburgh

Diplome de Droit Francais University of Paris-Sud

Special interests

Health & Safety

Personal Injury

Professional liability and regulation

Public and fatal accident inquiries



Fiona Drysdale has a civil practice specialising in personal injury and clinical negligence acting for both pursuers and defenders.

She has expertise in fatal and catastrophic cases and particular experience acting for those who lack capacity and children. She has appeared in fatal accident inquiries and civil jury trials. She is Deputy Clerk of Faculty and Clerk to the Board of Examiners and is described in Chambers UK Bar 2021 for Clinical Negligence as “a pleasure to work with”. 

She is a member of the Access to Justice Committee of the Scottish Civil Justice Council and a Legal Assessor to the General Teaching Council for Scotland and a Legal Assessor to the General Teaching Council for Scotland.