(John) Alastair Cameron ABERNETHY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1938-02-01
Education Clergy Sch Khartoum, St Mary's Sch Melrose, Glenalmond Coll Perth, Pembroke Coll Oxford (MA)
Publications N/A
Recreations travel, Africana, nature conservation
Clubs New (Edinburgh)
Style The Rt Hon Lord Abernethy
Career Nat Serv 2 Lt RASC Aldershot & Malta 1956-58; called to the Bar Inner Temple 1963, advocate 1966, advocate depute 1972-75, vice-dean Faculty of Advocates 1983-92; standing jr counsel to: Dept of Energy 1976-79, Scot Devpt Dept 1978-79; QC Scotland 1979; pres Pensions Appeal Tbnls for Scotland 1985-92 (legal chm 1979-85), chm Faculty Services Ltd 1983-89 (dir 1979-89), cmmr NI (Remission of Sentences) Act 1995 2008-; Lord of Session (Senator of the College of Justice) 1992-2007, Justice of Appeal Botswana 2009-, Judge of Interim Independent Constitutional Dispute Resolution Court Kenya 2010; Int Bar Assoc: chm Judges' Forum 1994-98 (vice-chm 1993-94), memb Cncl Section on Legal Practice 1998-2002, memb Cncl Human Rights Inst 1998-2000 and 2002-05; pres The Scottish Medico-Legal Soc 1996-2000, memb Int Legal Assistance Consortium 2002-, tstee Southern African Litigation Centre 2008-; memb Exec Ctee Soc for the Welfare and Teaching of the Blind (Edinburgh and SE Scotland) 1979-92; chm Arthur Smith Meml Tst 1990-2001 (tstee 1975-2001), tstee Faculty of Advocates 1985 Charitable Tst 1985-; govr Sr Mary's Sch Melrose 1998-2012 (vice-chm 2004-12); hon fell Pembroke Coll Oxford 1993-
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