Legal firm Thorntons is expanding its senior team with the appointment of Andrew Kirkhope.

A specialist in residential conveyancing and estate agency, Mr Kirkhope has over 30 years experience with 25 of those spent at Shield & Kyd, which was merged with Lindsays in 2012. 

Andrew joins Thorntons on 10 December 2018. He said: “I am delighted to be joining Thorntons who have a very well-established name and a reputation of being a forward-thinking organisation.”

Colin Graham, Chairman at Thorntons, said: “We are very happy to have Andrew join our team in Edinburgh. He has a solid understanding of the needs of clients and will make an excellent addition to our conveyancing and estate agency offering in Edinburgh.”

Born in Glasgow, Andrew is a graduate of the University of Glasgow.  He lives in Edinburgh.