David Nicolson

Year of Call
Devil Masters
John Thomson
Chris Shead
Allan Nicol


davidnicolson@amadvocates.co.uk 07976 566139

Practice Profile

David returned to private practice in 2016, having served a 4 year appointment as a full-time Advocate Depute, preparing and prosecuting cases in the High Court.

David came to the Bar following some 14 year's experience acting as a solicitor, where his chief area of expertise was criminal trials.

His interest in family law and personal injury work also secures him instructions in both of these areas.

In the main, however, David appears as defence counsel in High Court criminal trials.

Education & Professional Career to Date

Solicitor (1990–2004)

LLB (Hons); Diploma in Legal Practice (Glasgow)