James Peter Hymers Mackay MACKAY OF CLASHFERN

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1927-07-02
Education George Heriot's Sch Edinburgh, Univ of Edinburgh, Trinity Coll Cambridge
Books & Publications
Recreations N/A
Clubs New (Edinburgh), Athenaeum, Caledonian
Style The Rt Hon the Lord Mackay of Clashfern, KT, PC
Career advocate 1955, QC Scot 1965; sheriff principal Renfrew and Argyll 1972-74, dean Faculty of Advocates 1976-79 (vice-dean 1973-76); cmmr Northern Lighthouses 1975-84, pt/t memb Scottish Law Cmmn 1976-79, dir Stenhouse Holdings Ltd 1976-77, memb Insurance Brokers' Registration Cncl 1977-79; Lord Advocate of Scotland 1979-84, Lord of Session 1984-85, Lord of Appeal in Ordinary 1985-87, Lord Chllr 1987-97, Lord High Cmmr 2005-06, Lord Clerk Register 2007-; chm Cmmn in Law Reform in Mauritius 1997-98, chm Cmmn in Administration of Justice in Trinidad and Tobago 2000; Elder Bros Trinity House 1990; chllr Heriot-Watt Univ 1991-2005; hon pres Scottish Bible Soc 1997-; Hon LLD: Univ of Dundee 1983, Univ of Edinburgh 1983, Univ of Strathclyde 1985, Univ of Aberdeen 1987, Univ of St Andrews 1988, Univ of Cambridge 1989, Coll of William and Mary 1989, Univ of Birmingham 1990, Nat Law Sch of India 1994, Univ of Bath 1994, Univ of Glasgow 1999, De Montfort Univ 1999, Robert Gordon Univ 2000; Hon DCL: Univ of Newcastle upon Tyne 1990, Univ of Birmingham 1990, Univ of Leicester 1996, Univ of Oxford 1998; hon fell: Trinity Coll Cambridge 1979, Girton Coll Cambridge 1989, American Coll of Trial Lawyers 1990; Hon Freeman Worshipful Co of Woolmen; fell Int Acad of Trial Lawyers 1979, Hon FTII 1983, FRSE 1984, Hon FICE 1989, Hon FRCSEd 1989, Hon FRCPEd 1990, Hon FRCOG 1996
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