Tayside solicitors Miller Hendry announces promotions and new appointments in Dundee and Perth

Leading Tayside solicitors and estate agents Miller Hendry has announced promotions and new appointments to its teams in Dundee and Crieff.

Fiona Kelly has been appointed as a solicitor in the Court Department Dundee. Fiona graduated from Abertay University with a LLB(Hons) in 2015, before completing the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice at the University of Dundee in 2016. After working at the Ministry of Justice, Fiona undertook her traineeship in 2018 and qualified as a solicitor in June 2020.

Erin Peoples has also joined the firm’s Residential Property Department.  Based in the Dundee office, Erin graduated with an Honours Degree in Law from the University of Aberdeen in 2017 before going on to complete the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice at the University of Dundee in 2018. Erin completed her traineeship in Fife before joining Miller Hendry as a Solicitor in August 2020.

Shona Douglas has recently been promoted to Paralegal after becoming a Law Society Accredited Paralegal. Based in the Residential Conveyancing Department of our Crieff office Shona joined Miller Hendry in 2014 as a legal secretary and became a Law Society Accredited Paralegal in 2020.

Chairman John Thom said: “I am delighted to congratulate Shona on her well-deserved promotion. We are also delighted, at last, to welcome both Fiona and Erin into the Dundee office after a delayed start due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  Here at Miller Hendry we remain commitment to developing talent and growing our services, despite what the world throws at us, to ensure clients receive specialist legal advice of the highest quality.”