K McBrearty

Kenneth McBrearty K.C.

Year of Call: 2000

Year of Silk: 2013


LL.B (Hons) University of Aberdeen

Special interests

Company and commercial

Land Law

Professional liability and regulation

Public law, including judicial review and human rights


"A sharp tactician with an assured court manner.  He has a great manner with clients.  He's excellent.  Very thorough, practical and commercial." - Chambers and Partners

Kenny's practice is centred predominantly in the fields of commercial law, public law and professional negligence but his ability to provide strong oral advocacy has seen him instructed in a wide range of cases, in both private and public law.  He has appeared in cases relating to, amongst other matters, banking, the misuse of confidential information, professional negligence, intellectual property, partnership, planning, property law, sports law, fire recovery, flooding, private international law, telecommunications, extradition, freedom of information, human rights and challenges to Acts of the Scottish Parliament.  He has appeared at all levels of the Scottish court system, including the Supreme Court and has been instructed for the United Kingdom in relation to applications to the European Court of Human Rights.