P Grant-Hutchison

Peter A. Grant-Hutchison

Year of Call: 1988


LL.B University of Dundee

M.A. (Hons) University of Dundee

Special interests


Personal Injury

Professional liability and regulation

Public law, including judicial review and human rights


Peter Grant-Hutchison is a part-time Sheriff, a fee paid Immigration Judge and Social Security Judge and Mental Health Tribunal Convenor and he is a former member of the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal. He is a member of Terra Firma Chambers.

Peter Grant-Hutchison qualified with an LLB. MA (Honours) in Economics in 1979. As a solicitor he obtained experience in Commercial Litigation, Personal Injuries and most areas of civil practice. He was latterly a Civil Court partner. He was called to the Bar in 1988. He has considerable experience in Administrative Law, Competition Law, Personal Injuries Litigation and Employment Law. Peter Grant-Hutchison has frequently appeared in Employment Tribunals, Employment Appeal Tribunals and the Inner House of the Court of Session. He also appeared in the former House of Lords.



Donaghy v Royal Bank of Scotland (Court of Session, Inner House) Extra Division

McLaughlin v The New Housing Association

Miklaszewicz v Stolt Offshore Limited (Inner House)

King v Eaton (No. 2) Court of Session (Inner House)

Strathclyde RC v Wallace


Scottish Chapters on Employment Law & Health & Safety in the

Architects Legal Handbook

Articles on Equal Pay and Reviews of Employment

Case Law and Legislation for Scottish Legal News


Member of Appeal Panel, Competition Commission

Part-time Chairman, Social Security Appeals Tribunal

Part-time Chairman, Disability Appeals Tribunal

Part-time Immigration Adjudicator

Part-time Sheriff