New Sheriff appointed at Inverness Sheriff Court

Mr Jamie Gilchrist, QC has been appointed as a floating sheriff of Grampian, Highland and Islands based at the Sheriff Court District of Inverness with effect from 14 January 2013.

Sheriff Gilchrist will replace Sheriff Ian Abercrombie who transferred from Grampian, Highland and Islands, based at Inverness to Tayside, Central and Fife, based at Dunfermline. 

For further information visit the full story on the Scottish Government website.  

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