(James Arthur) David Hope HOPE OF CRAIGHEAD

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1938-06-27
Education Edinburgh Acad, Rugby, St John's Coll Cambridge (MA), Univ of Edinburgh (LLB)
Books & Publications Gloag and Henderson's Introduction to the Law of Scotland (jt ed 7 edn 1968, asst ed 8 edn 1980 and 9 edn 1987, contrib ed 11 edn 2001), Armour on Valuation for Rating (jt ed 4 edn 1971, 5 edn 1985), Court of Session Practice (contrib)
Recreations walking, music, ornithology
Clubs New (Edinburgh)
Style The Rt Hon Lord Hope of Craighead, KT, PC, FRSE
Career Nat Serv cmmnd Seaforth Highlanders 1957, Lt 1959; admitted Faculty of Advocates 1965, standing jr counsel in Scotland to Bd of Inland Revenue 1974-78, QC (Scot 1978), advocate depute 1978-82, chm Med Appeal Tbnls 1985-86, legal chm Pensions Appeal Tbnl 1985-86; memb Scottish Ctee on Law of Arbitration 1986-89; elected dean Faculty of Advocates 1986, senator of the Coll of Justice, a Lord of Session with the title of Lord Hope, Lord Justice General of Scotland and Lord President of the Court of Session 1989-96, a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary 1996-2009, Second Sr Law Lord 2009, dep pres Supreme Court of the UK 2009-13; chm Sub-Ctee E House of Commons Select Ctee on EU 1998-2001; chllr Univ of Strathclyde 1998-2013; pres: The Stair Soc 1993-2013, Int Criminal Lawyers Assoc 2000-13, Cwlth Magistrates' and Judges' Assoc 2003-06; hon prof of law Univ of Aberdeen; hon fell: St John's Coll Cambridge 1995, American Coll of Trial Lawyers 2000; hon memb: Canadian Bar Assoc 1987, Soc of Public Teachers of Law 1991; hon bencher: Gray's Inn 1989, Inn of Court of N Ireland 1995; Hon LLD: Univ of Aberdeen 1991, Univ of Strathclyde 1993, Univ of Edinburgh 1995, Univ of Glasgow 2013, BPP Univ London 2014, Abertay Univ Dundee 2014; Hon DUniv Strathclyde 2013; fell Univ of Strathclyde 2000; FRSE 2003
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