Alan joined the firm as a trainee in 2013. He began his traineeship in the Road Traffic Accident Team assisting the team by taking statements, drafting court papers and carrying out legal research. He then moved on to dealing with employers' liability, occupiers' liability, and CICA claims before returning to the RTA team to handle his own case load.
Thereafter he moved to our Accident Team where he now handles a variety of cases including: road traffic accidents, workplace accidents, public liability, occupiers liability, and assault cases.
He handles a range of cases from pre-litigation to cases in the Specialist Personal Injury Court, Court of Session and in other Sheriff Courts throughout Scotland.
In 2018 Alan was promoted to an Associate within the Edinburgh Accident Team in recognition of his tenacity, legal knowledge, and ability to deliver excellent results for his clients. Alan now handles the majority of the complex, fatal, and catastrophic injury cases within the team.
Prior to joining the firm in 2013, Alan attended the University of Edinburgh and obtained a 1st class LLB in Law and a Diploma in Professional Legal Practice. During his degree he studied abroad at the University of Copenhagen where he specialised in Negotiation and Dispute Resolution.
What Clients Say About Alan
"First Class representation from start to finish"
“True professional, can’t be beaten”
“service was impeccable”
"I cannot thank Alan Calderwood and his associates enough for the time and effort they put towards winning my case. I could not have asked for a better lawyer and team."
"Excellent. He made me feel at ease during our meeting. I would definitely recommend"
“He dealt with my case very efficiently and professionally”
“He is very thorough and explained things in a way I could understand”
"My case was handled professionally and the service received was excellent"
"Alan took on my plight and communicated well with me. I felt he was always approachable and gave good advice. I would without a doubt recommend. "
"He kept me up to date and I was very happy with the outcome."
LLB Law, University of Edinburgh, 2012
Dip LP, University of Edinburgh, 2013
Notary Public, 2015
Member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL).
Telephone number: 0131 225 4297