Brian Inkster was called ‘a one man Scottish legal institution’ in the Recommended Law Firm Guide 2010.
Brian is an award winning lawyer including being named Solicitor of the Year in 2006 and Managing Partner of the Year in 2014.
Brian concentrates on property related work and has a special interest in crofting law being the Hon Secretary of the Crofting Law Group, a member of the Crofting Group of Scottish Land & Estates, the Cross-Party Group on Crofting at the Scottish Parliament, the Scottish Government Crofting Stakeholder Forum, the Crofting Register Stakeholder Forum and the Crofting Legislation Stakeholder Consultation Group. Brian is also a regular contributor at Crofting Law Conferences. He blogs about crofting law at the Crofting Law Blog. Inksters provide a crofting law helpline for members of the Scottish Crofting Federation.
Brian’s long running, ground breaking, legal case involving the question of a servitude right to park, Moncrieff -v- Jamieson, came to a successful conclusion for Brian’s clients in the House of Lords in 2007. Professor Roddy Paisley of Aberdeen University referred to the case as “one of the most important cases on servitudes in the last 100 years”. Professors Kenneth Reid & George Gretton of Edinburgh University stated that the House of Lords decision “provides a remarkable end to a remarkable litigation”. Brian has been invited to lecture on the case by the Universities of Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Strathclyde. He has also lectured on the law of servitudes at the University of Strathclyde.
To contact Brian telephone 0141 229 0880 or e-mail Brian.