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.

Mrs Fiona Watson

Mrs 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.

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 Tessa Till

Ms Tessa Till

Tessa completed her law degree and diploma in legal practice at the University of Aberdeen. Tessa has specialised is all aspects of Private Client law for the last 20 years to include wills and tax planning, trusts, adults with incapacity issues including powers of attorney and guardianships, and executry work. Tessa is also dual-qualified in English law.

Tessa originally comes from Pitlochry but now calls East Lothian her home. She lives here with her partner, daughter, 4 dogs and 2 cats. Tessa's main interest outside of the law is archaeology and she is a Trustee of Archaeology Scotland and Chairperson of the Aberlady Conservation and History Society.

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.