LL.B University of Edinburgh

DPLP University of Edinburgh

D.LM Royal College of Physicians

B.A. Yale University

Special interests

Company and commercial


Personal Injury

Professional liability and regulation


Terence Merck called to the Bar as both Faculty Scholar and Lord Hope Scholar.

His principal areas of practice include:

1. Employment and Equality Law
2. Company and Commercial Law
3. Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence
4. Professional Liability and Regulation
5. Asylum Law

Prior to calling, he was chief executive of a tech and media group, before reading law with Distinction and practising with a leading litigation firm. Having provided specialist advice and representation in hundreds of cases, he has considerable experience in client consultation, opinions, negotiation, witness examination and advocacy in both evidential hearings and appeals.

A full profile is available at https://www.westwateradvocates.com/counsel/terence-merck/


A – pension age discrimination

K – an immigration appeal against refusal of asylum and humanitarian protection and Art 8 claims