Our People

Mr Edward A Danks, LL.B., Dip.L.P.

Mr Edward A Danks

After graduating from the University of Dundee, Edward joined the firm in 1996. He lives in North Berwick with his wife and family. Edward is the Treasurer of the North Berwick and District Business Association and a Member of the Family Law Association.

Outwith office hours, Edward is likely to be found on one of the many local golf courses. He has served as Captain of the Bass Rock Golf Club and works hard at maintaining his handicap of two. Edward also enjoys five-a-side football, hockey and tennis.


Mr Fraser Symon B.A. LL.B., Dip.L.P

Mr Fraser Symon

After completing both primary and secondary school in North Berwick, Fraser studied at the University of Stirling where he obtained a degree in Business Law. Thereafter Fraser studied at the University of Dundee where Fraser obtained his Law Degree and Diploma in Legal Practice.

Fraser is a keen sportsman and would list golf, football, skiing, squash and swimming as his favourites. When attending University in Dundee he was granted a golf scholarship and also obtained a University Colour in that activity.

Mrs Lesley Anderson

Mrs Lesley Anderson

Lesley attended both primary and secondary schools in North Berwick, following which she worked with a Life Insurance Company in Edinburgh. She joined the Firm in November 2002 and during her time here has gained a Paralegal qualification in Conveyancing Practice through the University of Strathclyde and her LLB degree at Napier University.

Lesley is a keen sailor and a member of the East Lothian Yacht Club. She also enjoys running, walking, and skiing.


Ms Rebecca Greig

Ms Rebecca Greig

Rebecca attended both primary and secondary school in North Berwick, before completing both her undergraduate law degree and diploma in legal practice at the University of Edinburgh. Rebecca has a keen interest in private client work. She enjoys working directly with clients, helping to ease their concerns, and providing an empathetic and close personal service.

Outwith work Rebecca is a keen singer, participating in various choirs over the years, and enjoys cycling, water sports and snowboarding.

Ms Fiona Watson

Ms Fiona Watson

Fiona completed her law degree and diploma in legal practice at the University of Edinburgh. Fiona undertakes a broad spectrum of legal work, but specialises in civil court work, and in particular residential tenancy work and matters relating to adults with incapacity.

Fiona lives in East Lothian and is a keen distance runner, and she is the Club Secretary of Musselburgh & District Athletics Club.

Mrs Julie Seago

Mrs Julie Seago - Senior Property Manager (Sales and Lettings)

Julie moved to North Berwick in 1993 and lives with her husband, Paul, and their three daughters. She has always had a keen interest in the Property Market and has run a successful Home Interiors business for many years.

Paris Steele W.S. offer a comprehensive Estate Agency package with Free Pre-Sale Valuations and either Julie or a member of her Property Team will be delighted to offer assistance to you.


Ms Tracy French

Ms Tracy French - Property Manager (Sales)

Tracy has lived in North Berwick for most of her life and continues to bring up her two children in the town. She graduated in 1996 from Napier University with a Diploma in Personnel and Development and commenced a career in this area. She joined the Paris Steele Property Team in 2008 bringing a valuable knowledge of the local property market.

In her spare time Tracy enjoys making silver and costume jewellery and loves walking her dog.


Ms Sandra Duguid

Ms Sandra Duguid - Property Manager (Sales)

Sandra has lived in Dunbar most of her life and attended the local primary and secondary schools. She started her career with a Life Assurance Company in Edinburgh where she gained a qualification with the Association of Chartered Insurance Institute. After raising her own family of four children in Dunbar, she returned to work as a Legal Secretary and developed an interest in property. She joined our property team in April 2014 as the Property Manager for our Dunbar office.

Sandra is a keep fit enthusiast and also has an interest in languages and has been Secretary of the Dunbar & District Twinning Association.


Ms Jenny Edgar

Ms Jenny Edgar - Property Manager (Letting and Development Factoring)

Jenny graduated from Strathclyde University with a degree in Marketing and Modern Languages and started with a career in Information Technology. Over the past 17 years she has enjoyed bringing up her three children in East Lothian and welcomed the opportunity to join our property team in 2014. Jenny works in our Haddington office and has responsibility for our residential letting portfolios and property factoring contracts.

Outwith work she has a keen interest in the environment and likes to keep fit.

Ms Zoe Lovell

Ms Zoe Lovell

Zoe gained her law degree at Edinburgh University, and went on to undertake her Chartered Accountancy training. She later transferred her skills to join the marketing department of a large engineering firm. Her role as Practice Manager enables her draw on all of these skills.

Zoe started open water swimming in order to swim from the Bass Rock to North Berwick to raise funds for the local primary school. She now swims in the sea regularly, although she still has a fear of the deep water and jellyfish.