Advocates of the Hastie Stable

Andrew Webster QC

Year of Call: 1992

Year of Silk: 2018


T: 0131 260 5654


Chambers UK 2015 recognises Andrew in Administrative and Public Law Band 1:

"(He) acts in his capacity as First Standing Junior for the Scottish government in a wide range of public law proceedings, including judicial reviews and statutory appeals. He is particularly experienced in matters relating to immigration and social security. He is regarded as a safe pair of hands for the government in significant cases."

Andrew is also Band 1 in Civil Liberties and Human Rights:

"(He) acts for government departments on matters relating to the rights to privacy, family life and immigration. He has further experience in cases addressing the rights of convicted sex offenders. He's a real performer in court - well able to get up on his feet and persuade a judge."

Andrew is recognised in the Legal 500 for his "strong public law practice."

Andrew has been appointed to the new panel of Scottish counsel for the EHRC.

General Information

  • Devil Masters: Alexander Bolland QC; W. Stuart Gale QC
  • Qualifications: LL.B (Hons) University of Aberdeen; Dip. L.P. University of Aberdeen