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"The Clerks are extremely helpful at Compass. They go above and beyond to assist and are extremely responsive to queries." – Chambers UK Bar 2024

"Gavin Herd is super efficient and knowledgeable but down to earth and incredibly helpful.’ ‘His team are efficient, flexible and approachable." – Legal 500 UK Bar 2024

Gavin Herd

Practice Manager

Gavin Herd

Gavin heads up the clerking team as Practice Manager of Compass Chambers and ensures that the team works well together and provides the best possible service to Compass members and to customers. Gavin has an LLB from the University of Edinburgh and worked for the Legal Department of a Local Authority before joining the Faculty in 2001. Gavin has extensive experience as an Advocate's clerk having been a Deputy Clerk in another stable for 9 years before taking over the Practice Manager role with Compass in January 2011.

Direct dial: 0131 260 5648
Email: gavin.herd@compasschambers.com

Lesley Hogg

Deputy Clerk

Lesley Hogg

Lesley joined Compass as a Deputy Clerk in January 2013. Lesley is one of the most experienced Deputy Clerks in Scotland, having worked in both Criminal and Civil stables for a period of 13 years before joining Compass.

Direct dial: 0131 260 5661
Email: lesley.hogg@compasschambers.com

Erica Marmo

Deputy Clerk

Erica Marmo

Erica joined Compass as a Deputy Clerk in November 2015. Erica has a BA Honours degree in Law & Management and brings with her over 10 years’ experience as a Deputy Clerk, joining the Faculty in 2004, having worked in 2 other civil stables previously. Erica works 3 days a week on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Direct dial: 0131 260 5696
Email: erica.marmo@compasschambers.com

Leona Crosby

Deputy Clerk

Leona Crosby

Leona joined Compass as a Deputy Clerk in September 2019. She has a wealth of experience in the Legal sector having spent over 20 years at Simpson and Marwick / Clyde & Co. Her confident, assured and friendly manner has allowed Leona to quickly establish herself within the Clerking Team. Leona works 4 days a week from Monday – Thursday.

Direct dial: 0131 260 5610
Email: leona.crosby@compasschambers.com

Lucy McConville

Deputy Clerk

Lucy McConville

Lucy joined Compass as a Deputy Clerk in September 2019. Lucy has a BA Honours degree in Business Management and, despite having no previous experience of working in the Legal sector, her confidence and enthusiasm has allowed her to learn quickly and seamlessly become part of the Clerking team. Lucy works 3 days a week on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Direct dial: 0131 260 5657
Email: lucy.mcconville@compasschambers.com

Jamie Black

Deputy Clerk

Jamie Black

Jamie joined Compass as a Deputy Clerk in March 2023 having worked for the Faculty since May 2017. He brings great experience from his previous roles with Faculty working with the Credit Control, Feeing and Cash teams. His friendly and enthusiastic approach has allowed him to settle quickly into the team.

Direct dial: 0131 260 5697
Email: jamie.black@compasschambers.com

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    Parliament House
    Edinburgh
    EH1 1RF