Crown Office Chambers is delighted to announce that Susanne Tanner QC (Scot) FCIArb will be joining as Door Tenant with effect from 2 December 2019
Susanne is a skilled litigator who specialises in the fields of personal injury, clinical negligence, criminal regulatory work, health and safety matters, inquests, public inquiries and arbitration. Susanne was called to the Bar in 2000. Since then she has practised as an advocate in Scotland, taking silk in 2016. She brings a wealth of trial and appellate experience, in both civil and criminal matters. She has appeared in courts at all levels, including the Supreme Court. She holds a public appointment as an Advocate Depute (High Court prosecutor) to the Lord Advocate. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a global ambassador for the Scottish Arbitration Centre. She also sits as a part-time tribunal chair in housing, property and education cases and has an academic appointment at the University of Edinburgh. She is Director (Head of chambers) of her Scottish set.
Susanne commented: “I am looking forward to extending my practice into England and Crown Office Chambers is an excellent fit for my core practice areas, so I am delighted to join them and explore new professional opportunities”.