The Scottish Legal Complaints Commission (SLCC) has today welcomed an announcement from the Scottish Government Cabinet Secretary for Justice, Kenny MacAskill, regarding the appointment of four new members to the SLCC. The new Members will bring the total number of Members of the Commission to nine.

The Commission will be joined by two new lawyer members and two new non-lawyer members and Morton Fraser is delighted to announce that one of the new lawyer members include Morton Fraser's George Clark.

George is a property and private lawyer; a practising solicitor since 1974 and a partner in Morton Fraser LLP for 31 years.  He was chairman of Edinburgh Solicitors Property Centre Ltd for 13 years and a non-executive director of the Scottish Rugby Union.  He is currently working as a consultant with Morton Fraser and is the Senior Independent Director of Scottish Building Society, and is chairman of its Nomination and Remuneration Committee.  Mr Clark is also a member and chair of Private Rented Housing Panel.